The Lieutenant-Governor of Jammu & Kashmir, Manoj Sinha on September 1, 2021, began Rural Enterprises Acceleration Programme titled ‘Saath’ for Self-Help Group women.
LG Manoj Sinha while speaking regarding the initiative and the development of SHGs in Jammu & Kashmir announced that there are 48,000 SHGs in the area and 4 lakh women are joined to these SHGs.
He further replied that it is the government’s intention to build 11,000 more SHGs in the following year. The leadership will change the lives of the women and will make them confident, self-sufficient and powerful in social and financial viewpoints.
Today launched ‘SAATH’ enterprise speedup plan for rural women entrepreneurs in J&K. Aside from performing business ecologies thrive in rural areas, SAATH under @MDJKSRLM will sustain existing enterprises through skilling, mentoring and market linkages.