SRINAGAR, NOVEMBER 05: Deputy Chief Minister, Dr. Nirmal Singh today said that the Prime Minister’s upcoming visit to the state would be a historic one which would accelerate the development scenario of Jammu and Kashmir besides ushering in an era of peace and prosperity.
The Deputy Chief Minister said that the Prime Minister is keen to ensure that the pace of development in the state is accelerated so that it comes up as a model state of the country having all the requisite modern amenities. He said that the visit would be a historic one which would usher a new age of peace, prosperity and development in every sphere of life.
“Ever since the preset coalition took over, it has been the endeavour to ensure that people of the state get good governance, free of the menace of corruption besides being accountable at all levels” he said adding that directions have already been passed to the officers to ensure timely completion of various developmental programmes so that people get benefitted from these.
The Deputy Chief Minister said that various schemes have been launched in rural and far flung areas of the state which would go a long way in changing the socio-economic profile of the people living there.