DDC Kulgam finalises ABDP for twin Aspirational Blocks DK Marg & Manzgam


KULGAM: The District Development Commissioner (DDC) Kulgam, Dr. Bilal Mohi-Ud-Din Bhat today chaired a meeting and finalized the Aspirational Block Development Programme (ABDP) for block D. K. Marg and Manzgam at mini-secretariat, here.

The meeting was also attended by DDC member Manzgam Jameela Choudhary, Joint Director Planning Zahid Sajad and other district officers.

Before finalizing the plan, a series of meetings were held besides Maha Gram Sabhas were also conducted to formulate a comprehensive plan of ABDP and today the plan was finalized after a threadbare discussion.

Upgradation of health infrastructure, LT- HT network, separate toilets blocks for girls, development of infrastructure with availability of equipment for Sheep/ Animal Husbandry and other important sectors were incorporated in the plan of ABDP.

It was given out that the ABDP has been rolled out with an aim to ensure expeditious improvement in the socio-economic status of these aspirational blocks and the programme is aimed at achieving holistic development of the blocks selected as Aspirational Blocks.

Meanwhile, D.K.Marg and Manzgam have been selected as Aspirational Blocks based on their socio-economic backwardness on different parameters/ indicators.