Cooperatives Dept. Kargil distributes fresh vegetables, fruits, packaged milk at Padum Zanskar
KARGIL, FEBRUARY 19, 2022: Department of Cooperatives Kargil today distributed 21 Quintals of fresh vegetables, fruits and 5.5 quintals of fresh packaged milk at Padum Zanskar.
The distribution was done on the directions of Deputy Commissioner and CEO LAHDC, Kargil, Santosh Sukhadeve in presence of SDM Zanskar, Sonam Dorje as briefed by the Deputy Registrar Cooperatives (DRC) Departments Kargil, Dr Zakir Hussain.
The DRC Kargil said that process is carried out in accord to avail fresh fruits and vegetables to the people of Zanskar, which remains cut-off from the rest of the district in winters for a long time.
He further added that it is the mandate of the department to provide essential goods to all the rural areas across the district, particularly in the winter months.
Pertinently, the department is distributing fresh vegetables and fruits in the district as well.
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