KRISHNAGIRI: A seminar on self-employment would be convened at the Office of the District Ex-servicemen Welfare, Krishnagiri, on Tuesday (December 29) at 3 p.m. Collector V.K. Shanmugam would preside over the seminar.Officials would talk about various self-employment opportunities available under the Prime Ministers’ Employment Gurarantee Programme (PMEGP) through the District Industries Centre and Khadi and Village Industries Board.

Loans with subsidy are offered for setting up industries under the scheme. Ex-servicemen from Krishnagiri and Dharmapuri are asked to participate in the seminar.

Interested persons can attend the seminar with their original relieving order from the defence services or Identity Card.