Recently LG Manoj Sinha reviewed the progress of development works and implementation of various UT and Central Government Schemes in Shopian district.
He directed the district administration and police to run special campaigns to keep youth away from the menace of drug addiction and called for united efforts by every section of the society in the fight against drugs.
Sh. Faz Lul Haseeb, Deputy Commissioner Shopian gave an overview of the developmental scenario in the district.
He interacted with delegations of PRI & ULB members, District Bar association, members of Civil Society and Tribal community, Fruit Growers & Cold Chain Association and Political leaders and took stock of their concerning issues.
Robust strategy should be prepared for effective implementation of District employment and District Export plans. Use Block Diwas as a platform to expand livelihood generation and self-employment opportunities for the youth.
He called for exploring all the avenues to tap the tourism potential of the district and promoting Amrit Sarovars as tourist spots.
Dr Arun Kumar Mehta, Chief Secretary; Dr. Shahid Iqbal Choudhary, CEO, Mission Youth; Sh Sarmad Hafeez, Secretary, Youth Services and Sports Department; Sh Vijay Bidhuri, Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, HODs and District officers attended the meeting.