DDC inaugurates ‘Awareness cum Distribution Camp’ of SWD Kupwara

KUPWARA, JULY 01: District Development Commissioner (DDC), Kupwara, Anshul Garg today inaugurated one day awareness cum distribution camp organised by Department of Social Welfare Kupwara.
On the occasion, the DDC distributed 15 scooters costing Rs.12 lakh among specially abled students studying in various colleges and schools.
The DDC appreciated the efforts of Social Welfare Department Kupwara for working on the upliftment and welfare of destitute and disabled segment of people.
The DDC also inspected the ‘3 days First Aid Training Programme’ organized by Indian Red Cross Society Kupwara at the same venue to impart special training among the participants (volunteers) to deal with health and medical emergencies in the district.
On the occasion, the DDC distributed participation certificates and first aid kits among 25 volunteers who completed the training course today.
Meanwhile, the DDC directed the concerned to take feedback from the volunteers to improve the rehabilitation and first aid scenario in the district.
Additional Deputy Commissioner Kupwara, Nazir Ahmad Lone, Executive Director, Rehabilitation Council J&K, Ashfaq Ahmad, District Social Welfare Officer Kupwara were also present at the camp.