The Cabinet which met here today under the Chairmanship of Chief Minister, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed discussed the Reconstruction Plan for J&K amounting to Rs 80068 Crore announced by the Prime Minister on 7th November, 2015. The Reconstruction Plan covers sectors like humanitarian relief, crisis management, social infrastructure, development projects and economic infrastructure aimed at expanding the economic infrastructure and basic services, providing thrust to employment and income generation and providing relief and rehabilitation to the victims of September 2014 floods and to strengthen the Disaster Management framework of the state. The Reconstruction Plan also seeks to strengthen the economic and social infrastructure and provide for the balanced development of the three regions of the state. The Cabinet decided that a mechanism would be worked out to monitor and implement the Reconstruction Plan effectively.
2015 Kashmir Despatch