Pashmina awareness camp at Budgam

BUDGAM: The divisional commissioner Kashmir, Dr Asgar Hassan Samoon in presence of district development commissioner Budgam Mir Altaf Ahmed on Thursday inaugurated one-day awareness-cum-orientation camp for Pashmina weavers at Wagoora Chadoora.
The awareness camp was organized by an NGO and was also attended by a large number of locals.
Speaking on the occasion, Samoon said that the government will provide every possible support for making the industry employment oriented. Stressing for quality work and check on duplicate items, he said financial agencies have been already directed to envisage all possible support for the weavers.
DDC Budgam said that the administration has already instituted process to provide every support to the pashmina-weavers.
Responding to the grievances of the weavers, the DDC instructed the banks and concerned financial agencies to adhere to the stated credit policy in letter and spirit. He further directed them to furnish all details about credit facility availed and provided to the weavers within a stipulated time.