SRINAGAR: The department of Industries and Commerce Jammu and Kashmir continues to be headless since last two months thereby adding to the woes of general public.
Pertinently, two months ago, the Finance Commissioner Khursheed Ahmad Ganaie, who headed the department, was transferred to other sector.
“On one hand government claims of motivating jobless youths towards self-employment through different schemes but on other, the department of Industries and Commerce continues to be headless,” President Industrial Estate North Kashmir Javid Ahmad Bhat told Kashmir Reader. He said the youth who have claimed for different loans and other people associated with the department are facing lot of problems due to the same.
“Thousands of applications and other documents are awaiting just a signature,” he said and appealed the government to appoint the commissioner for the department at earliest.