In its report card to the Union Ministry of House Affairs (MHA), the Jammu and Kashmir administration has listed three dozen achievements for the reason that state was reorganised into two Union Territories – Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh – on August 5 final yr.
The The Press Reporter has accessed this report card.
In line with the report card, the J&Okay administration has made progress within the spheres of schooling, well being, energy and land reforms with particular give attention to offering schooling, coaching and job alternatives to its youth.
Among the many achievements listed are opening 50 new diploma faculties providing a complete of 25,000 seats; operationalisation of seven new medical faculties with 1,400 further medical/ paramedical seats, 5 new nursing faculties and one state most cancers institute.
“The State Employees Fee Board has began its recruitment drive, ads have been put out and the method is ongoing at every stage,” Jammu-Kashmir Rural Improvement Secretary Sheetal Nanda advised The Press Reporter.
As per authorities information, the Jammu and Kashmir administration has introduced 10,000 job alternatives for children at numerous ranges. As of now, ads have been positioned for Grade 1V jobs and 1,800 accountants.
“Nearly 2,000 account assistants are being recruited to help Panchayats in easily executing its ever-increasing basket of capabilities,” a senior functionary within the energy corridors of Delhi’s North Block mentioned.
To strengthen grassroot-level democracy, he mentioned the reputed Nationwide Institute of Rural Improvement and Panchayati Raj has been roped in for conducting a examine and recommending staffing sample for Panchayats so that they have their very own cadre for implementation of presidency schemes.
Beneath particular person beneficiary orientation schemes, Himayat – meant to rent native youth after coaching – is popping out to be an incredible success. “College and faculty dropouts are given are given coaching as per their abilities and out of those who’re skilled 70 per cent are given wage employments,” Ms Sheetal defined.
Authorities information exhibits that greater than 74,000 candidates have been chosen for numerous programmes beneath this scheme. Six lakh individuals are registered with the district employment and counselling centres throughout Jammu and Kashmir.
“Undertaking Himayat goals to generate sustainable livelihood alternatives by means of self-employment for the youth of Jammu and Kashmir,” Rural Improvement Secretary Nanda defined.
The MHA’s factsheet displays that, beneath Himayat, children skilled as assist employees for medical duties have been deployed in hospitals and on ambulance responsibility in the course of the coronavirus pandemic.
“I’m linked with Himayat. Whereas doing my course, I’ve additionally been incomes by stitching PPE kits for docs,” Imtiaz Khan of Reasi mentioned.
The administration has additionally launched a Scholar Well being Card scheme to make sure common medical check-up of faculty going youngsters.
As per the ministry information, for first time eight lakh college students have benefitted beneath this scheme.
One other achievement listed is the Minority Pre-Matric Scholarship scheme which benefitted 4,76,670 college students within the final one yr.