Pace of execution of developmental schemes increased manifold in last 3 years: Govt
'Foundations of Golden Period laid across due to path breaking initiatives of govt'
SRINAGAR: The Government on Tuesday said the pace of execution of developmental schemes has increased five times in Jammu and Kashmir in the last three years.
The government said, similarly, Grass root democratic institutions like Panchayats and Urban Local Bodies have been empowered to actively participate in the decision-making process to cater to the needs of common citizens.
“In the last two years, the government has endeavored to develop areas that had remained neglected till now. Dalits, tribals, and socio-economically backward classes have benefited from an equitable governance system, and so have the women of the Union territory of Jammu and Kashmir,” the government spokesperson said.
He said the Union Territory has achieved new horizons of success in the field of business, economy, education, culture, and sports.
The aspirations of the youth of Jammu and Kashmir have been synchronized with the aspirations of the country today. Their dreams are not confined to personal development but transcend to create a good future for society, nation, and the entire humanity.
The youth of Jammu and Kashmir today aspire for an equitable society free from poverty, unemployment, and exploitation. They want a society that challenges and harnesses their creativity.
“The union government and J&K administration are making every effort to make impossible things possible so that the youth of Jammu and Kashmir achieve their goals,” the spokesperson said.
J&K Sports Council and Youth Services and Sports Department are making every effort in J&K to reach out to the youth and provide them a platform so that they can make J&K and the entire country proud in the field of sports, he said.
The Jammu and Kashmir administration is formulating policies that engage youth in the governance process and ensure participation in their on-ground implementation.
The targeted schemes under ‘Mission Youth’ have been crafted to empower the youth. It provides opportunities for youth to become ambassadors of innovation, peace, progress, and sports. Livelihood generation programs, skill development, counseling, sports, recreation, and financial assistance by the government have brought a new revolution in youth empowerment in the last two years.
The J&K administration has taken many steps to create infrastructure, schemes, and policies to speed up economic development and to meet the aspirations of youth so they can contribute to society and achieve self-growth.
The easily accessible online platforms act as an interface between trained and skilled workforce and Industry requirements in J&K.
Jammu and Kashmir administration is determined to provide quality education, skill training, and better employment to the youth.
Keeping in view the industries to be set up in J&K under the New Industrial Scheme, special focus is being given to the training of local youth to fulfill the needs of a skilled workforce and create ample job opportunities for youth here.