Yasha Mudgal visits Arnia; educates people about cooperative diets

Cooperative Department Secretary, Yasha Mudgal today visited Treva village of Arnia block, Jammu and inaugurated an awareness camp organized by Women Credit Cooperative Limited.

The secretary appreciated the women of the village for organizing this informative event which will further expand the reach of the cooperative sector in the region. She said the participation and contribution of women is extremely important for the growth and development of a society.

She explained how women can earn a living by enrolling in cooperatives and benefiting from the various programs of the department. She explained in detail various programs that are being implemented for the welfare of the people of JKUT, especially women in the cooperative sector.

The secretary urged the chairman of Women Credit Cooperative Limited to establish micro-finance institutions at the village level. She also requested Deputy Registrar (Agriculture) Jammu to organize such sensitization camps in the coming days where onsite registration of cooperatives can be done.

The President of Women Credit Cooperative Limited, Sanjita Dogra, has requested the secretary to give the necessary instructions to officers in the department to work on the ground to ensure that maximum number of women are engaged in the cooperative department.

Among others, the Chief Advisor, Women Credit Cooperative Limited, Kailash Verma and Sarpanch Treva, Balbir Kour as well as locals were present during the camp.

Virginia S. Braud