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PIYUSH GOYAL INAUGURATED DIFFERENT PROJECTS IN KASHMIR

PIYUSH GOYAL INAUGURATED DIFFERENT PROJECTS IN KASHMIR

Context:

During his two-day visit to the Pahalgam district in Kashmir, Union Minister Piyush Goyal inaugurated a 250 mm Seer Water Supply Scheme. On October 20, 2021, the two-day visit of the minister concluded, as part of the public outreach programme of the central government.

Different projects inaugurated:

250mm Seer Water Supply Scheme:

  • He inaugurated a 250mm Seer Water supply scheme.
  • It will benefit around 10000 people.
  • It will be done completed under the ambit of Jal Jeevan Mission within 3 months.

Green JK Drive:

  • He inaugurated the Forest Departments Deodar sapling plantation drive. This drive will be held under the banner of Green JK Drive.
  • A total of 1 lakh saplings will be planted.

Tourist Hut:

  • He inaugurated the tourist hut of Pahalgam Development Authority at the Golf Course Pahalgam.

Visits by the union minister Piyush Goyal:

  • He visited Rahi Shawl Unit at Akad Park and interacted with local artisans. He examined several handicrafts like zari, sozni and tapestry.
  • He visited the Sun temple at Martand, which is located atop a hillock. This temple is the earliest known sun temple.

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