Sinha says, since Aug 2019, J&K’s journey robust & consistent growth
Lucknow: “J&K’s journey since August 2019 has been robust and consistent growth has given new confidence and people are striving their utmost in pursuit of a common vision to build a bright future,” Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha said Tuesday as he a seminar on Jammu & Kashmir organized by Mahamana Malaviya Mission at Lucknow.
“We have given greater thrust to infrastructure development, transforming rural landscape, best health care facilities, making governance responsive, transparent, easily accessible & reviving agriculture, industry & service sector for sustainable development,” the LG observed.
According to an official press release, highlighting the performance of Jammu & Kashmir in different sectors and achievements, the LG said the administration has taken several measures to ensure social equality so that all citizens enjoy the equal economic opportunity and they are empowered to contribute to nation-building.
“Today, every citizen of J&K is contributing to UT’s journey of progress. All sections of society, farmers, youths, women, tribals in J&K are feeling empowered for the first time in seven decades,” the LG observed.
Sharing the “historic journey” of new J&K over the past three years, the LG said under the guidance of the Prime Minister, the city of Jammu has emerged as the centre of educational institutions. Tourism sector is scaling new heights. The glorious era of film shooting has also returned to Jammu & Kashmir.
“Following the ideals of Mahamana Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya, our endeavour is to enhance economic prosperity in rural areas and fulfill the resolution of AtmaNirbhar Jammu Kashmir,” the LG said.
“The development and productive engagement of the youth of Jammu Kashmir has been prioritized. Employment avenues in the government, corporate sector, and opportunities are being provided to young boys and girls to become entrepreneurs. Since August 2019, financial assistance and requisite training has been provided to 6 lakh young boys and girls to start their business venture,” the LG added.
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