Chandigarh, January 7 – Haryana Labour and Employment Minister, Mr. Anoop Dhanak today launched the web-portal of Labour and Employment Department i.e ‘https://hrex.gov.in’ under the Government to Citizen (G2C) campaign to facilitate the easy online registration of job aspirants across the country.
Mr. Dhanak said that this web-portal will bridge the gap between job-seeking youth and employers. He thanked Chief Minister, Manohar Lal and Deputy Chief Minister, Mr. Dushyant Chautala and said it was their vision to provide job opportunities to job-seeking youth via an online portal.
The web-portal is developed by the National informatics Centre and is linked with the ‘Saksham Yuva’ portal i.e ‘https://www.hreyahs.gov.in’. He said that anyone who’ll register on this website will be given a unique identification number i.e. ‘HREX’ number after verifying the documents in the employment department itself. He said that the job seeker within the state as well as outside the state can register themselves on this web-portal. He said that the employed persons who have been seeking job up-gradation can also register on this web-portal. Adding details to it, he said that this ‘HREX’ number will further help the department to know the total number of unemployed people and due to this ‘HREX’ number the department will be able to track the details of the registered person. The Minister instructed the concerned officials to provide SMS facilities on the portal so that the youth can get timely information.
The employers will also be registering on this web-portal and the department will be organizing the online Job-fairs. It will be simple and convenient for job-seeking youth to track their applications through this portal.
Additional Chief Secretary, Labour and Employment Department, Mr.TC Gupta said that the job opportunities in the private as well as the government sector will be made available on the portal. He said that no fee will be charged for registering on this web-portal. He said that this web-portal will prove beneficial for the youth and through this, along with getting unemployment allowance, registration, renewal, vocational guidance, employment fairs, etc. will be made available.
The Labor and Employment Department has ported the data of 7 lakh 78 thousand 799 unemployed on the portal. Apart from this, registration of 6,256 employers has also been put on this portal. He added that through this portal, data of people working in other states will also be made available and under the educated youth allowance and welfare scheme through the department, 100 hours work and unemployment allowance is provided to post-graduates, graduates and 10+2, unemployed. More than 40 thousand youth have been given work under Saksham Yojana to date. He also said that the MoUs with Ola, Uber, G4S, Zamato, and Swiggy have already been signed with the department and these companies have also provided employment.
On this occasion, the Director of Employment Department, Mr. Prabhjot Singh and officials of Industrial Training, Labor and Employment and Finance Department were also present.