Patnaik said the scheme aims at creating self employment opportunities for girls and women, the officials said adding that it would be in operation for two years - 2017-18 and 2018-19.
Under the scheme, the government has set a target to enrol nearly 5,000 girls in 48 government ITIs in the state by the end of 2017-18.
It also aims at increasing enrolment of girls by 30 percent in the ITIs.
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