Shopian: District Development Commissioner Shopian, Mohammad Aijaz today distributed scholarships worth Rs 11, 22,750 each under National Foundation for Communal Harmony (NFCH) scheme among 86 beneficiaries.
The scholarship provides assistance for the rehabilitation of child victims of societal violence.
Additional Deputy Commissioner Shopian, Parvaiz Sajad Ganie, and other concerned officers were also present on the occasion.
Speaking on this occasion, DDC threw light on the various aspects of the scheme implemented by Social Welfare Department. He highlighted the need for identifying the genuine beneficiaries and termed social service the duty of every human being.