SRINAGAR, MAY 12: Minister for Social Welfare, Bali Bhagat today reviewed the functioning of SC/ST Corporation and State Women Development Corporation at a meeting held here today under his chairmanship.
Secretary Social Welfare, Sanjeev Verma, Managing Director, SC/ST Corporation, Y.P.Suman, Managing Director, State Women Development Corporation, Ms. Nahid Soz and other officers of the Social Welfare Department and Corporations were present in the meeting.
Expressing satisfaction over the functioning of these Corporations, the Minister exhorted upon the officers to double their efforts to achieve the targets. He said the mandate of both the organizations is to help and uplift the poor and downtrodden sections of the society and sincere efforts require to be made to achieve the objective.
The Minister assured full support from the Government in ensuring various reformative measures to further revamp the functioning and make the Corporations more vibrant and result oriented. On the issue of recovery of loans, the Minister called for stepping up of efforts to realize the recovery and initiating action against the chronic defaulters.
Both the MDs briefed the Minister about the activities of the Corporations and steps proposed to further improve their functioning.