JAMMU: A ten-day marketing exhibition organised by Jammu & Kashmir Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST) and Backward Classes (BC) Development Corporation Limited concluded here on Wednesday.
The SC, ST Corp organised the exhibition in collaboration with National Minorities Finance & Development Corporation (NMDFC), New Delhi, and Ministry of Minority Affairs, GoI at Kala Kendra, Jammu, a handout read.
During the exhibition, Secretary Social Welfare,. Farooq Ahmad Lone inspected all the stalls set up by the beneficiaries of the corporation who came from all over the state to display and sell their products made with loan assistance provided by the corporation.
The secretary expressed satisfaction over the initiatives taken by SC, ST Corp for organising such a marketing exhibition for providing a platform to its beneficiaries to display their products, read the handout.
54 beneficiaries participated in the exhibition and displayed their products approximately costing of Rs 1.20 crore and did a business of around Rs 41,90,450, it added.