Rajouri, Apr 15: On the eve of birth anniversary of Baba Sahib Ambedkar followed by B. R. Ambedkar Jayanti celebrations from 14th April to 5th May, 2018, the district administration Rajouri has launched Gram Swaraj Abhiyan in the district where under different activities have been started in 8 targeted border villages in Nowshera from today.
The activities have been started in Sariya, Khamba, Bajnowa, Nonial, Hanjana Thakra, Lam, Rajpur kamila and Qila Darhal villages.
All the field functionaries of Rural Development Department, ICD, Revenue and Education Departments were assigned the task to sensitise the general public about the campaign and to organise Sabhas in these targeted villages by maximum participation of public.
The field staff of the RDD has been directed to disseminate the information regarding various RDD schemes to the people so that they will avail maximum benefits out of these schemes.
On the first day of the Anhiyan the Social Welfare Department has identified 18 beneficiaries deserving for financial assistance under Pradhan Mantri Matritva Vandhana Yojana (PMMVY) in the villages. Revenue deptt headed by Tehsildar Nowshera issued 35 income certificates and 26 caste certificates among the people.
The concerned field staff of the School Education Department has been given the task to identify school dropout students for re-enrolment for ensuring cent percent enrolment of children in these villages. The department has also been asked to identify SC students for pre and post matric scholarships.
PDD deptt is also participating in the Abhiyan and have been asked to sensitise public about SUBHAGAYA scheme (PM Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana).The authorities have distributed CFLs in targeted village Nonial. The department will cover all targeted villages in coming days.