he Department of Fisheries Bandipora on Monday provided financial assistance to 21 fishermen for construction of low-cost houses under Blue Revolution Scheme.

The department selected the fishermen through draw of lots and Rs 1.30 Lakh will be provided to them for construction of the house.

Assistant Commissioner Development Mohammad Jahangir Khandey, Joint Director Planning Abdul Majeed Karnai, Lead District Manager Imitiyaz Ahmad Khan and Assistant Director Fisheries Sajad Hussain were present on the occasion.

Officials informed that Rs 27.30 lakh is being spent for construction of 21 low-cost houses. Sajad Hussain said they have already covered 390 beneficiaries under the scheme and today 21 more have been covered through a random draw of lot.

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