Jammu, March 06, 2021: Bal Kishen Koul convener Jammu and Kashmir weaver and artisans congratulated shree Basant Ji for being appointed member of khadi and gram udyog.
He represents the north zone All convenors of North zone states were present in the felicitation function which was held at Rajghat Delhi on 05/03/2021.
While addressing the conveners he said that this community deserves an lot. With every positive step the weavers get encouragement .
In order to take this community farward all need to work with dedication and every effort will be made to educate this community that it stands on its own and establishes it identity in the society .
This will inspire them to serve Bharat Mata. Convenor J&K Bal Krishan Koul accompanied by Rajesh Kumar from Doda also participated in this function. Bal Krishn met Bijoya Bharti national convener weavers and artisans and shree Basant Ji.
He brought to their notice demands of weavers and artisans of Jammu.
He said the demand of establishment of Jammu urban haat was not met so for and old haat was not improvised.
The long standing demand of establishing Jammu chapter of weavers service center was not met so for. Jammu weavers and artisans are lagging behind and little attention is paid to their issues.
In response Bijoy Bharti asserted that they would try their best to get these issues resolved and informed him that they would be paying a visit to Jammu and meet the weavers and artisans there. He assured all help
to promote interests of weavers and artisans of Jammu.
He disclosed tha he along with Basant Ji will who is now member khadi and gram udyog will conduct a awareness programme about the scheme khadi and gram udyog has for weavers and artisans.
They will hold meeting with weavers and artisans and know their issues and introduce them with some of the schemes of khadi and gram udyog that are beneficial to them.