MoS Prahlad Patel concludes two days visit of Reasi

Union MoS distributing appreciation certificates.
Union MoS distributing appreciation certificates.

Excelsior Correspondent

REASI, Oct 27: Union Minister of State for Jal Shakti and Food Processing Industries, Prahlad Singh Patel on the second day of his tour, visited General Zorawar Singh Stadium here and interacted with the women Entrepreneurs, Self Help Group members and Doctors as well as Asha Workers and Vaccinators of Health Department of the district.
Speaking on the occasion, Prahlad Singh said that the Union Government is committed to ensure transparency and accountability in its functioning which are necessary for ademocratic and participative governance, as they help build trust and improve impact of schemes.
He asked the officers to devise a mechanism for minimising the documentation process so that maximum people avail benefits of various welfare schemes in a hassle free manner.
On the occasion, the Minister Singh distributed appreciation certificates to the students who participated in various sports events and felicitated the meritorious students of 10th and 12th standards. He also distributed certificate among Anganwadi Workers, Female Vaccinators, staff of Mahila Shakita and also a cheque of Rs.40, 000 to the beneficiaries under UT Marriage Assistance Scheme.
At last the Minister also paid a visit to the Baba Dhansar where he laid the foundation stone of Water Supply Scheme, Kund Khanyari of Block Pouni under Jal Jeevan Mission with an estimated cost of Rs.123.71 lakhs.