On 151st Gandhi Jayanti Celebration, a programme was organized by J&K Khadi and Village industries Board at Sanat Ghar, Bemina Srinagar.
The function was presided over by Shri Baseer Ahmad Khan, Advisor to Hon’ble Lt. Governor Manoj Sinha. The event was also attended by Dr.Hina Shafi Bhat, Vice Chairperson J&K KVIB, Shri Parvez Qadri Dy. Mayor SMC and officers from Industries & Commerce Department.
While highlighting the ideology of Gandhi ji, Shri Khan emphasized upon the officers to work for upliftment of downtrodden sections of society. He further added that Gandhi ji’s ideology as relevant in today’s world as it was at his time.
Paying floral tributes to Bapu, Dr.Hina Shafi Bhat, Vice Chairperson J&K KVIB highlighted the message of Ahinsa (non-violence) and Swadeshi (Homemade or Indigenous) of Bapu. Referring to Swadeshi movement championed by Bapu, She said that Hon’ble Prime Minister has launched the Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan, which aims at making this country self-sustaining and self-generating.
This mission shall invigorate a new lease of life to MSME sector of the country. Secretary/CEO J&K KVIB presented vote of thanks on behalf of J&K KVIB.
Earlier, Shri Baseer Ahmad Khan in presence of Vice Chair person KVIB and other officers unveiled the sculpture of Mahatma Gandhi at in the office Complex Sanat Ghar Desi Charkha was also installed at the occasion. (CNS)