Jammu Tawi, April 18
Mansoor Hussain Sohrawardhy, Vice- Chairman, J&K, Khadi and Village Industries Board (KVIB) called on Governor N.N. Vohra at the Raj Bhavan here today. Sohrawardhy apprised the Governor about the to-date status of various programmes being run by the KVIB for the propagation of Khadi and other industries in the rural areas; about the KVIB training centres which skill people for equipping them with the necessary expertise for starting and expanding Khadi and other industries and its initiatives for providing monetary help to individuals, societies and institutions for establishing village industries. Governor stressed the importance of Khadi and village industries for encouraging enterprising youth and for bringing about overall economic prosperity in our rural areas.