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The girls are scheduled to appear for their week-long examinations from the third week of this month, followed by one week of training in information technology. Reacting to the government move to involve airlines in the scheme, he pointed out that only one airline provided in-house training for air hostesses and the intake capacity was very less as it was only for its own use. He said such airlines were unlikely to train and hire tribal girls as air hostesses.