Ensure all eligible beneficiaries are covered under CSS: Kabra
Jammu, Dec 9:
Principal Secretary Home, Shaleen Kabra, today exhorted upon the officers to
spread awareness regarding various centrally sponsored schemes to ensure
optimum coverage of eligible persons under the ambit of these pro-people
these instructions while addressing a meeting convened to discuss and chalk out
strategies towards achieving cent percent coverage of beneficiaries under
individual centric schemes.
Secretary, Social Welfare Department, Manoj Kumar Dwivedi; Commissioner
Secretary, Higher Education Department, Sarita Chauhan; Director General Social
Welfare, Rehana Batool; Director Planning Social Welfare, Omera Shafaq and other
concerned officers were present in the meeting. All the Deputy Commissioners
attended the meeting through video conferencing.
Secretary sought details about the status of various centrally sponsored
schemes being implemented in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir and
directed the officers to ensure that all eligible beneficiaries avail
scholarships and other benefits. He emphasized the need for creating massive
awareness about these schemes so that all eligible are benefited.
which were discussed in the meeting included 100% pension coverage to
physically challenged persons and senior citizens above 70 years of age besides
implementation of Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana for pregnant women.