x

Like our Facebook Page

   
Early Times Newspaper Jammu, Leading Newspaper Jammu
 
Breaking News :   Srinagar richer than Jammu! | Existing transfer industry in Education Deptt: BJP affiliated teachers’ union demands probe | J&K Govt depriving local youth of employment opportunities: Omar | Azad's show of strength continues, shifts focus on Kashmir | ‘Nearly all terrorists involved in civilian killings last month neutralised’ | Detonators recovered from passenger vehicle in Kishtwar | BJP dividing regional parties by creating proxy parties: Mehbooba | COVID-19: JK reports 2 deaths, 145 new cases | Director Horticulture conducts tour of Distt Kishtwar | Many people join AAP at Bishnah in presence of senior leaders | Villagers upset over dilapidated condition of Nathal road in Chhamb constituency | Dr Bharat Bhushan Sharma of JKRBPS gets “Souharda Samman” | JKDWT to celebrate World Disabled Day at Akhnoor | BPL ration cards should be issued to LIG: Gurmeet Singh | JKTMA holds meeting, projects various demands | Those undermining UT status want corruption, nepotism to continue in J&K: Suri | JTC, SKF protest continue at Jagti | Malik welcomes nomination of OBC office bearers | BJP ended dynastic rule in J&K: Sat | Prerna stresses for strong booth teams | Woman dies of suffocation | Driver dies, vehicle plunges into gorge in Kashmir | BJP failed in every sphere, next Govt will be of Congress: Satish | KVK Reasi promotes Scientific Cultivation of Lettuce Crop | Bootlegger nabbed with 20 bottles of illicit liquor | Maiden meeting of newly constituted JK School Education Employees Front held | Several join National Conference in Udhampur | Shiv Sena seeks proper maintenance of Kol Kandoli temple | 329 Police officials of JK, Ladakh promoted to of next ranks | Conversion of LoC into international Border | Two drug peddlers arrested, Contraband recovered in Kashmir | Cartoonist career prospects How to become a Cartoonist? | JK Police arrested 4 for illegal mining | J&K: Disinformation is impeding peace and prosperity | Ladakh reports 27 fresh COVID cases | Omicron Threat | Narcotic smuggler nabs with 10 grams of heroin | Cold wave intensifies after showing slight improvement in Kashmir | JKNPP protests outside residence of Secy Estates Deptt | Pulwama on trajectory of development, prosperity: Rohit Kansal | Restore 'dignity and honour' of J&K by granting statehood: Cong to Centre | 20000 pilgrims take holy dip amid freezing temperature during “Pushkar festival” | Dr Darakhshan Andrabi calls on Lt Governor | 3 tier PRI’s are pivotal in ensuring good governance: Div Com | Excise sleuths conduct raids in Rajouri, one arrested | Lt Governor interacts with VCs of Universities of J&K UT | Darakshan, Ritu flagged off half marathon | GGZSMD College Reasi observes NCC Day | GCW Udhampur organizes webinar on Shrutis in Indian Classical Music | GGM Science College organizes online quiz on ‘Disease Awareness’ | PG College Bhaderwah organizes Int’l Conference on Environment and Ecology | GCW Udhampur organizes webinar on Shrutis in Indian Classical Music | GGM Science College organizes online quiz on ‘Disease Awareness’ | PG College Bhaderwah organizes Int’l Conference on Environment and Ecology | GGZSMD College Reasi observes NCC Day | Animal Husbandry Deptt Jammu inaugurates its first ever Pashu Mandi | ABGGRF constitutes Kathua body, seeks ‘Rashtra Mata’ status for cow | Acting Workshop “The Thinking Actor’’culminates | Back Issues  
 
news details
Union Minister Pralhad Joshi concludes two day Public Outreach Programme at Reasi
10/8/2021 11:11:41 PM
Early Times Report
REASI, Oct 8: Union Minister for Coal, Mines and Parliamentary Affairs, Pralhad Joshi, who was on a two day visit to district Reasi as part of Union Govt's Public Outreach Programme, concluded his tour today.
On the second day of his tour, Joshi visited Angi Fish Farm Reasi where while interacting with the farmers involved in pisciculture, the Minister said that the Union Government is committed to doubling farmer's income by 2022 and concrete measures are being taken in this regard.
The Union Minister called upon the farmers, especially the youth, to take up fish farming and setting up of their own fish farms for increasing their production as the sector has a huge scope for employment which will be supported by the Government of India under Atma Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyan. The Union Minister observed that fish farming can be a great tool to solve the problems of unemployment and poverty.
He also urged upon the farmers of the district to come forward and go for commercial farming along with traditional farming which will not only lessen their efforts but also help them double their income in a short span of time
While inaugurating Scholarship Mela organised by the Department of Social Welfare in collaboration with the Department of Revenue and School Education Department at GHSS Aghar Jitto at Katra, the Minister inspected the stalls installed by the Department of Social Welfare, Revenue, Education, Labour Department, common service center and Aadhaar enrollment stalls.
In his address, the Minister said that the Union Government is committed to ensure transparency and accountability in its functioning which are necessary for a democratic and participative governance, as they help build trust and improve impact of schemes.
The Minister expressed his pleasure regarding the efforts of the District Administration to provide the welfare services to uplift the morale and enthusiasm of the needy and meritorious students by organizing Scholarship Mela.
He also expressed his views to frame policy for minimising the documentation process for availing the benefits of various welfare schemes in a hassle free manner.
He advised all students to avail the benefits of various Scholarship Schemes like those for SC, OBC, ST and minority students.
The Minister also emphasised that implementation of National Scholarship Portal and shifting of scholarship from offline to online mode has extended the reach of scholarship benefits among students.
At the material recovery facility center, various methods of the source segregation as well as secondary segregation of waste were demonstrated by safaikaramcharies. The Minister appreciated the sanitation workers for their tireless efforts in keeping the district clean and urged upon them to continue their efforts in this regard.
The Minister also paid a visit to the Waste to Art Exhibition where kids of different age groups participated and presented a number of beautiful products made by them from waste.
Joshi lauded the kids for their performance and urged upon them and the general public to accelerate the efforts to achieve sanitation coverage and also to put focus on cleanliness.
Later prizes were also distributed among the kids who stood first, second and third in the exhibition.
  Share This News with Your Friends on Social Network  
  Comment on this Story  
 
 
 
Early Times Android App
STOCK UPDATE
  
BSE Sensex
NSE Nifty
 
CRICKET UPDATE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
   
Home About Us Top Stories Local News National News Sports News Opinion Editorial ET Cetra Advertise with Us ET E-paper
 
 
J&K RELATED WEBSITES
J&K Govt. Official website
Jammu Kashmir Tourism
JKTDC
Mata Vaishnodevi Shrine Board
Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board
Shri Shiv Khori Shrine Board
UTILITY
Train Enquiry
IRCTC
Matavaishnodevi
BSNL
Jammu Kashmir Bank
State Bank of India
PUBLIC INTEREST
Passport Department
Income Tax Department
JK CAMPA
JK GAD
IT Education
Web Site Design Services
EDUCATION
Jammu University
Jammu University Results
JKBOSE
Kashmir University
IGNOU Jammu Center
SMVDU