SRINAGAR: Youth should avail the benefits of fish rearing as it offers a quick return on investment, Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Syed Abid Rashid Shah said on Wednesday.
He made these remarks during a training-cum-awareness programme under ATMA organised by Department of Fisheries.
The aim of the training was to acquaint the people associated with the trade with the latest know-how in fish culture, management practices, disease control and techniques to boost fish production, read an official handout.
More than 100 fish farmers of the district participated in the training programme.
The DC said that nature has bestowed Kashmir Valley with natural streams, springs and lakes as such it offers various opportunities to earn livelihood. He urged youth to come forward and avail that benefits which fish rearing business offers.
He said district administration would facilitate the process for streamlining the fish rearing business in the district, it added.