• Special North-East Component

The Dattopant Thengadi National Board for Workers and Development goves special attention to the workers of North-East region for its development. The Seven Sister States comprising Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura in addition to the state of Sikkim of the North-East region are covered by the DTNBWED through its four Regional Directorates situated at Guwahati, Imphal, Tinsukia and Siliguri. Besides regular training programmes, special programmes on topics such as HIV/AIDS, Human Rights, National Integrity Panchayati Raj and Communal Harmony etc. are also conducted for developing awareness among different categories of workers including tea garden workers. A Zonal Directorate to monitor exclusively the workers education activities of the North-East Region has been established by the Board at Guwahati. Under the special Package sanctioned by Government of India, the DTNBWED conductes some special programmes for the workers in formal and informal sectors of the NE region :

      1) Special Programmes for North-East Region ( 5 days)
      2) State Level Programmes for Skill Development North-East Region (3-days)
      3) Programmes for Panchayati Raj for North-East Region (3 days)