The Minister said this while replying to a question by Surinder Mohan Ambardar in the Legislative Council today. The Minister said that to facilitate return and rehabilitation of Kashmiri Migrants in Kashmir Valley Union and the State Government sanctioned a package of Rs 1618.40 crore in 2008-09. He informed the House that under the package 1963 migrant unemployed youth have been appointed for serving in different departments in Kashmir valley.
The Minister informed the House that after detailed interaction with various organizations and also deliberations in Apex Level Advisory Committee meetings chaired by the Chief Minister revised proposal for return and rehabilitation of Kashmiri Migrants after seeking approval of the State Cabinet has been submitted to the Union Government.
Firdous Tak raised a supplementary to the main question.
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