KULGAM, NOV 10: Member Parliament, Nazir Ahmad Laway today inaugurated a day-long awareness camp on the importance of livelihood schemes here in the premises of HSS Nehama of Block Pombay in Kulgam District.
He was accompanied by Deputy Commissioner, Talat Parvez Rohella & other district officers.
The programme which was organised by district administration in collaboration with departments of NRLM, Education and RDD was attended by a large number of unemployed youth, different self help groups, college and school students and contact farmers from agriculture, horticulture, sheep husbandry, sericulture and animal husbandry.
Addressing the gathering MP Laway expressed great happiness over the confidence, hardwork and vision of youth & SHGs and said, “I believe progress in any village depends on the initiative of youth and I’m happy to see our women moving forward in life with their involvement in enterprising jobs,” he said.
Speaking on the occasion, the DDC said that District Administration is fully determined to improve agriculture sector through various promotional programmes and measures like shifting towards orchard development and cash crop production with basic infrastructure facilities.
The camp was attended by Additional District Development Commissioner besides the district officers of Industries, CEO, CHO, CAO, DSWO, Dy Director Sericulture, AD Fisheries, KVIB, Lead Bank Manager, Nodal Officer NRLM, JK EDI who also spoke about different livelihood related schemes operating in their departments.