JAMMU: Member (North Zone), KVIC, Hina Shafi Bhat on Sunday convened a meeting with the officers of Khadi & Village Industries Commission (KVIC) and reviewed various programmes including Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP) of KVIC of Jammu Region of the State. She also visited State Office KVIC and took stock of its functioning.
KVIC State Director Vinay Kumar gave a detailed report to the member. Hina instructed the state director to expedite the work of PMEGP and Khadi in Jammu region as per the set norms of the commission, an official handout read.
The member held meeting with the secretaries of Khadi Institutions of Jammu region. She emphasised on increasing the production. Secretaries of institutions raised various problems for which the member assured that every problem would be solved as per the set norms of KVIC.
She also visited Production Centre of Gandhi Sewa Sadan, situated at Jakh nearly 22 Kms away from Jammu and interacted with the trainees of cutting, tailoring, fashion designing and computer training course at the centre.
She also inspected oil extraction progamme at the centre besides, she visited Bhawan of the centre and emphasised on the renovation and display of the products at the Bhawan so that more people could be attracted towards Khadi, the handout read.