NOWSHERA: In order to sensitise the masses about Pradhan Mantri Adrash Gram Yojna, the government authorities on Sunday organised an awareness camp at Nowshera.
District Social Welfare Officer Rajouri, Mohammad Naseeb who headed the camp said that on the directions of District Development Commissioner Rajouri Mohammad Nazir Sheikh, awareness camps are being organised across all the identified fourteen villages of the district to sensitise the masses about the efforts of Government.
He informed that 14 villages have been identified under this scheme for this year under which need based assessment survey at village, individual and household level will be conducted. People from different villagers and Block Development Council Chairman, Sarpanches and committee members of PMGAY were also present in this awareness programme wherein detailed celebrations were held regarding the aim, vision and motive behind the scheme.
The scheme is meant for villages having above 50 per cent population of Scheduled Castes and is aimed for infrastructural gap filling.