Kishtwar : The ongoing Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra (VBSY) campaign on Wednesday on 9th Day achieved a significant milestone as it traversed through Chingam A and Chingam B in Block Inderwal, along with Loundari and Tatani in Drabshalla, and Jar and Affani in Paddar, witnessing fervent engagement from citizens, Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRIs), and district-level officers in Kishtwar.
Enthusiastic participation marked the visitation of Information, Education, and Communication vans in the pivotal Panchayats, fostering awareness about pivotal government schemes among the populace.
The day unfolded with proactive health camps, community pledges for holistic development,sharing of benefits from various schemes by benificiaries, and extensive outreach initiatives organized within these Panchayats. Essential services were rendered on-site, ensuring immediate accessibility and benefit to the masses.
A significant highlight of the day was the distribution of Ayushman Bharat Golden Cards, overseen by Dr. M. Y. Mir, Chief Medical Officer of Kishtwar at Panchayat Chingam A and Chingam B.
Additionally, beneficiaries were facilitated with essential resources, including Kisan Credit Cards (KCC), Ujjwala Scheme connections, and Bank ATM cards, in a seamless process during the event.
Complementing these efforts, a dedicated Aadhaar Card camp was set up, providing valuable assistance to citizens in acquiring these essential identification documents.
The core objective of this comprehensive outreach initiative remains to empower citizens as active contributors to the nation’s progress. Success narratives showcasing empowerment and collective engagement were shared, reinforcing a unified vision of national development.
The day’s activities encompassed insightful lectures on diverse government welfare schemes delivered by subject matter experts of line departments and agriculture sectors experts , alongside the organization of free medical camps, cultural festivities, and sporting events, enriching the experience for all attendees.
The essence of the Yatra lies in its mission to connect with every corner of the population, ensuring comprehensive awareness of government initiatives and elucidating the process for availing their benefits.
The Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra continues to forge ahead under the overall supervision of Deputy Commissioner Kishtwar Dr Devansh Yadav, striving to reach the unreached and empower them with the knowledge and means to benefit from various government schemes, fostering a more informed and engaged society poised for collective growth and progress.