B2V3: DDC Shopian, Chief Conservator Forests visit Halqa Chotipora

Shopian: The District Development Commissioner Shopian, Chaudhary Mohammad Yasin along with Visiting Officer, Chief Conservator of Forests Farooq Ahmad Geelani, today visited village Chotipora to listen to the demands and issues raised by the people of the area.
While addressing the gathering, the DDC said that the aim of B2V3 programme is to uplift the socio-economic condition of rural inhabitants. He said that B2V3 programme invites innovative ideas and suggestions from all stakeholders and asked the officers to play an important role and provide best services to the people.
He directed the officers to fully utilise various communication tools to spread massive awareness about the programme so that it can cover the maximum population.
The DDC said that special focus should be laid on coverage of beneficiaries under different scholarship schemes, works under CSSs and informed that like Jan Abhiyan, B2V3 will also be monitored very closely to assess the ground level situation in the district.
He also said that 3100 Domicile certificates have been issued in the district sofar by the administration.
The DDC laid special focus on awareness on Covid-19 during B2V3 and strictly emphasized to ensure adherence to all covid-19 related guidelines.
On the occasion, Visiting Officer patiently listened to the demands and issues projected by the common masses of Chotipora Halqa and assured them that every possible help will be taken to redress their grievances and complaints at an earliest.
He asked people to come forward and avail the benefits of all the government sponsored schemes and also assured them for establishing of a timber depo to benefit people of the area.
Certificates of various categories including Job cards, Sports Kits etc. were distributed among the deserving beneficiaries of the Halqa.
Later, District Development Commissioner and Chief Conservator planted sapling of chinar, deodar and kairo trees in the premises of Divisional Forest Office Padpawan Shopian.
District officers and officials of various departments, BDOs, Anganwadi workers besides a huge number of people of chotipora halqa participated in this mega function.