Stresses on rehabilitation of distressed women
Kupwara, Aug 28: The Chairperson, Jammu and Kashmir State Commission for Women, (JKSCW) Nayeema Ahmad Mahjoor, today conducted extensive tour to village Dardpora (Kralpora) to meet women victims of militancy, especially widows of the village for gaining firsthand knowledge of their issues, problems.
She was informed about the issues, needs, requirements and rehabilitation measures for these needy women.
The Chairperson was welcomed by the officers of District Administration, District Social Welfare Officer and ICDS, Project Officer at Dak Bungalow Kupwara.
Speaking on the occasion the Chairperson, stressed upon the concerned officials to ensure relief, rehabilitation and welfare schemes reach to the women in distress.
She was informed that 115 militancy victims are registered with the District Social Welfare Department. It was given out that 12 girls have been covered under marriage assistance programme. (KNS)