JAMMU: J&K Khadi and Village Industries Board Vice Chairman, Peerzada Mansoor Hussain Suhrawardhy appreciated the KVIB officials for accomplishing the allotted physical and financial targets during the financial year of 2017-18.
In his message of appreciation to the board, Mansoor said the J&K Khadi &Village Industries Board is one of the implementing agencies under Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP) and that the amount of the hardwork put forth by the board officials was laudable, an official release issued on Tuesday read.
Commending the KVIB for the outstanding performance, Mansoor said during the financial year of 2017-18, the physical and financial targets achieved by the board were 202 and 175 percent, respectively.
Furthermore, the vice chairman added that the board during the year 2017-18 created 14039 number of employments – an all-time high since the year 2013-14.
Mansoor said the board has set it as its prime focus “to empower youth and instill in them enough confidence” so that they could scan new heights with hope and courage.