J&K State Women Development Corporation (WDC) on Thursday organized a daylong awareness programme at Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST).
The programme was aimed to create awareness amongst the female students of IUST about various schemes offered by the corporation, a handout here said. On the occasion, district manager WDC, Pulwama and Shopian Tahir Parvez discussed various schemes being offered by the national minorities development and finance corporation, national backward classes finance, and national handicapped finance for women empowerment.
He explained how these schemes can benefit women folk from different sections of the society. Students from various departments and nursing college of IUST participated in the event.