The Government of Jammu and Kashmir has started slew of measures for the tribal students so that they get a level playing field in the education sector.
Apart from having hostel facilities across Jammu and Kashmir, the government has also started coaching programs for them so that they can prepare themselves for different competitive examinations.
Recently LG Manoj Sinha flagged off an exposure tour of 200 tribal hostel students to various parts of the country under “Bharat ko Jano” programme which will instill the spirit of ‘Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat’ among the tribal youth.
Dedicating new initiatives to the people of tribal community, he said that the schemes by Tribal Affairs Department will unleash the productive potential of the youth, holistic development of tribal community free from all discrimination, fear and insecurity.
Expressing gratitude towards Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi for securing the rights of the tribal community in J&K, the Lt Governor reiterated the government’s commitment to empower the tribal population of J&K who were neglected for decades.
We are working with a resolve to make the development process holistic, universal and impacting all sections of the society. For the first time in the history of J&K, the tribal population is feeling fully integrated, connected with the mainstream of development. For the first time, their voice is being heard and they have been given their due rights.