Prime Minister mentioned how the community mobilisation program – Back to village is being organised in Jammu and Kashmir.
This outreach program has enabled people to share their problems and issues with government officials and interact with them directly.
More than 4500 panchayats were part of this week long drive, where officials shared details of about government schemes and discussed isues related to literacy, sex ratio, Health, Swacchata, Water conservation and education of the girl child.
PM Modi said that the Back to Village outreach was unique as officials visited sensitive areas such as shopian, pulwama, Kulgam and Anantnag, which are under the influence of cross border firing.
Locals were delighted to meet officers in these remote areas.
The program highlighted the strong connection between the people and the government. Government departments put up stalls for the event giving information about government schemes.
The enthusiastic participation of people of Jammu and Kashmir make it evident that they want to contribute in the nation’s journey of development.