Srinagar, Dec 24, CNS: Dr. Farooq Ahmad Lone, IAS, Secretary to Govt. Social Welfare Department Inaugurated Marketing Exhibition organized by J&K SC,ST& BC Development Corporation for ten days at Kala Kendra, Jammu under the schemes of National Minorities Finance & Dev. Corporation.
The Secretary to Government Social Welfare Department inspected all the stalls set-up by the beneficiaries of corporation who have come all over the State to display and sale their products which they have made with the loan assistance provided by the Corporation.
The Secretary expressed satisfaction over the initiatives taken by the Managing Director Jammu& Kashmir Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Backward Classes Limited during last four-five month for bring up the corporation at the desired level.
The Secretary to Govt. to Social Welfare Department at the occasion expressed satisfaction on working of the Corporation and its reviving position and providing a platform to its beneficiaries to sale their production at reasonable rates. He asked the officers of the Corporation to gear up their strenuous efforts to improve image of the corporation so that maximum unemployed members of the target groups can avail the benefits of these welfare schemes. He asked the participants to give wide publicity to the schemes/ programmes of the Corporation. The Secretary also appreciate the initiatives of the M.D for working on conversion mode with other departments like Horticulture.
Besides a large public gathering, Mission Director, ICDS, Director, social Welfare Jammu, Direct Finance Social Welfare Department, Director Horticulture, Dy. Director Horticulture Department, Officers from State Finance Corporation, Principal Boys polytechnic College, Officers from various Departments and officers of the Corporation participated in the Programmes. (CNS)