The Union Government has kept a lot of funds for the welfare schemes and development for Jammu and Kashmir.
The budget 2023-24 will foster inclusive development of all sections here.
Apart from the developmental projects there is a focus on tribal population, 7 transit accommodations for nomadic population, 24 ST hostels to be completed this year in J&K.
The substantial budget for the fiscal 2023-24 will foster inclusive development for all segments of the society with the government’s keenness towards empowering the weaker sections through various social and tribal welfare initiatives.
According to budget 2023-24, 7 transit accommodations for the nomadic population and 24 Scheduled Tribe hostels are targeted to be completed during this financial year.
On the directions of Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha, the Tribal department has initiated a special project envisaging a transhumant support system including transit accommodations and transport facilities for the migratory population.
In line with the announcement made by Lieutenant Governor to minimize hardships being faced by the tribals during seasonal migration, the Tribal Affairs Department procured a fleet of 40 trucks for transporting around 30,000 families from Jammu to Kashmir via Mughal road and National Highway-44 connecting Jammu with Srinagar. These trucks had been procured by the department through J&K Road Transport Corporation.