JAMMU, Jan 11: A week long Wall of Kindness programme has been inaugurated by Sh H. K. Razdan, Director of Agriculture, Jammu at Krishi Bhawan today.
The programme is being organized with intent for helping the poor and needy people with warm clothings, blankets and other items during ongoing cold weather conditions.
The programme was also attended by senior officers of the department including Deputy Director of Agriculture Trainings Sunil Koul, Deputy Director Central, Jagmohan Bhat, Chief Agriculture Officer, Reasi/ Udhampur, O. S. Choudhary, Agriculture Information Officer, J. C. Raina, besides others.
Speaking on the occasion H. K. Razdan, Director of Agriculture, Jammu said that various donated items like clothings, blankets, shoes etc. are being distributed to the needy and poor people to provide them relief from the present chilling winter.
He called upon the officers, employees and the general public of the locality to donate any useable item for the needy poor in this weeklong “Wall of Kindness Programme” literally a place where any poor or needy persons are free to receive any item of their need.
It was apprised that if sufficient quantities of items are received in donations the same will also be sent at Kushth Ashram and slum areas for distribution among the patients and needy, he added.
Director Agriculture appreciated the efforts of Estates Officer, A. H. Salaria and SCA (I&P), and Sandeep Dogra for organizing such a novel programme like “Wall of Kindness”, cleanliness drive, plantation drive in the Agriculture Complex.