AWANTIPORA: J&K State Women’s Development Corporation (J&KSWDC) organized an awareness programme at Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST), here on Thursday.
According to a statement, the main objective of the programme was to create awareness amongst the female students of IUST regarding various schemes offered by J&KSWDC.
Tahir Parvez, District Manager J&KSWDC, Pulwama and Shopian, made a comprehensive power point presentation regarding various schemes offered by National Minorities Development and Finance Corporation, National Backward Classes Finance, National Handicapped Finance, Women’s Entrepreneurship programme and educational loans for women empowerment.
He explained how these schemes could benefit the women folk from different sections of society.
An interactive session was carried out, during which students clarified their queries.
A large chunk of students from various departments and nursing college of the university participated in the programme.