The institutes authorities mentioned the enrolment of ladies is steadily rising. A minimum of 60 girls have been skilled on HMV driving within the final three to 4 years. A three way partnership between state authorities and Ashok Leyland, the institute sponsors 30 days of residential HMV driving coaching for individuals of the state. The institute has been operational on 44 acre of land since March 2013.
Yearly over 5,000 individuals are skilled on the institute. Meals, lodging and driving licence are offered free to the trainees. Apart from, every trainee will get Rs 3,000 stipend or wage loss compensation after finish of the 30-day coaching. Many of the trainees land a job by finish of the coaching.
“I had the penchant for driving a bus. Once I determined to be taught the driving expertise, my buddies and kinfolk frowned at me and mentioned driving is mainly a manly job. However my household supported me. Seeing my curiosity, my elder sister additionally joined me to be taught driving,” mentioned Suprabha.
At current, 5 girls are studying the driving expertise on the institute. “Now we have been receiving encouragement from the institute authorities. They’ve confidence in us,” Subhadarshini mentioned.
The institute offers livelihood and job placement assist to the trainee drivers. Whereas round 10,400 individuals have up to now been skilled within the final eight years, over 1,000 have gotten the job of driver in Odisha police, Central forces and different authorities departments.