As part of ongoing Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra (VBSY), the Information, Education and Communication (IEC) Van Friday reached 14 panchayats of the district including Aragam, Buthoo, Panar, Kralpora, Shahgund, Pushwari, etc.
Colourful events were held in these panchayats on the occasion. People warmly welcomed IEC Van in their panchayats and enthusiastically listened to the recorded message from the Prime Minister of India regarding the campaign.
The Deputy Commissioner (DC) Bandipora, Dr Owais Ahmad said that the IEC Van disseminated vital information regarding different welfare/ flagship schemes of the Central Government to people living in nook and corner of the district.
At Mantrigam Panchayat, Additional District Development Commissioner Bandipora, Mohammad Ashraf Hakak participated in the yatra. On the occasion, people accorded warm welcome to the officer and enthusiastically listened to the recorded message of the honourable Prime Minister of India regarding the benefits of various centrally sponsored schemes.
Nodal officer IEC Van, Bilal Ahmad Mir, said that the IEC Van was equipped with multimedia resources, expert speakers, and interactive sessions to engage and educate people about the benefits and application procedures of these schemes.