DC Shopian inaugurates Census prog

Deputy Commissioner (DC), Shopian, Choudhary Mohammad Yasin, who is also Principal Census Officer, Wednesday inaugurated two days training programme for district and Census Charge Officers for smooth conduct of house listing and housing Census.

During the programme, training was imparted regarding the procedure to be adopted for collection of data on various operational and structural variables of all establishments by the enumerators and supervisors deployed by Census Charge Officers.

On the occasion, the DC directed the field staff to visit every household and establishment in the enumeration blocks assigned to them and capture complete and correct information on the mobile application developed for the purpose.

He stressed on meaningful and accurate data capturing as the data to be collected was of a great importance for planning of various socio-economic developmental activities in future at J&K and national level.