Union Joint Secy MRD visits Lar, Sumbal, Wakura

Union Joint Secretary, Ministry of Rural Development, Nita Kejriwal, Friday visited Lar, Sumbal and Wakura blocks and interacted with the members of Self-Help Groups under Umeed scheme.

On the occasion, the Mission Director Jammu Kashmir State Rural Livelihoods Mission, Abdul Rashid War, Additional Mission Director Kashmir, Rifat Aftab Qureshi, Additional Mission Director Jammu, Sham Lal, and other officials of Umeed were also present.

The SHG members apprised the Union Joint Secretary about various income generation activities undertaken by them under JKSRLM and how it has impacted their lives. They also shared their experiences and success stories.

During the interaction, Kejriwal said that each SHG has an inspiring and motivational story to tell which is heartening to see as SHGs are playing very important role in every sector of life.