BUDGAM, JULY 09, 2020: Commissioner Secretary, Labour & Employment Department, Saurabh Bhagat, today toured Budgam district and reviewed the physical and financial achievements registered under various schemes of the department.

He also visited the site of Employment & Counseling Centre of Kashmir Province at Bemina, Srinagar and inspected the ongoing construction work there. The Rs.10.30 crore complex shall be housing the Directorate of Employment Office Srinagar, Office of Joint Director Employment, Kashmir, besides District Employment & Counseling Centre, Srinagar. This shall serve as the Nodal Counseling Centre of the Kashmir Province where the Career Counseling Cum Guidance to the Youth of Kashmir shall be provided by the expert Counselors of International repute and the counseling cell of the Department.

Saurabh Bhagat directed the Superintending Engineer R&B to prepare a DPR for sister complex at the available land there to house the office of Labour Commissioner, J&K and CEO Secretary, J&K BOCWWB, so that all the HODs of Labour & Employment Department are put under one roof for the public good.

Commissioner Secretary also stressed upon the executing agency to complete the construction work well before the targeted date of completion.

He was accompanied by Labour Commissioner J&K A. R. War, Joint Director Employment, Kashmir, Syed Shabir, Superintending Engineer, PWD, Nayeem Ahmad besides other officers and officials of various Departments.