New Delhi: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said the government was using the offset money of Rafale deal to train people.
The Minister was addressing at the Vigyan Bhawan on the occasion of the fourth anniversary of Skill India Mission. “We are using the offset money of Dassault Rafale deal in skill training. Today, we have signed an MoU with Dassault for skill training. During the election, the opposition, was accusing us that we had given offset money to someone. I am saying that the government is giving the offset money to train people,” she said.
” Learning Language is also a skill. A multi-disciplinary approach is the skill you must focus on. Utilise all the things given by the government. Don’t settle for something because that is next to your house,” she added. Several other ministers including Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad attended the event.