Srinagar: National Secretary Mahamana Malaviya Mission and representative of Paytm Foundation, New Delhi, K K Parashar and a delegation of Kashmir Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) led by its president Javid Ahmad Tenga called on Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha at Raj Bhawan on Tuesday.
An official spokesman in a statement issued here said that Parashar discussed with the LG various welfare initiatives being run by his organisation in J&K.
He apprised the LG on the upcoming programmes including distribution of laptops to students, oxygen plant at Kathua, and Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for digital literacy and IT sector development between J&K government and the Paytm Foundation.
The LG appreciated the efforts of Parashar and assured him of all the support from the J&K administration. Earlier, a delegation of KCCI led by its president Javid Ahmad Tenga met the LG and discussed matters relating to industries and commerce, investment and growth in various sectors including education, hospitality, food processing, and crop insurance for the horticulture sector.
The LG assured the members of the delegation of appropriate action and redressal of the genuine demands put forth by them.