RAMBAN : Labour Department, Ramban has disbursed Rs.25.95 lakh as ‘Lower Education Assistance’ among 335 student beneficiaries belonging to Labour Card holders of the district.

The Labour Department has been implementing various welfare schemes launched by the Government to provide financial assistance to registered construction workers for the education of their children.

Assistant Labour Commissioner, Angrez Singh informed that an amount of Rs 25.95 lakh was transferred directly into the bank accounts of 335 beneficiaries.

He also asked the labour card holders to get their card renewed to take benefits of beneficiary oriented schemes of the department.