The government has taken earnest efforts to make the women of the state self-reliant.
Only if women are made self-reliant, the path of development will be smooth and therefore, the government is involving women in various economic processes through self-help groups.
Information and Cultural Affairs Minister Sushanta Chowdhury said this while attending the financial assistance program organized by Jirania Nagar Panchayat at Agniveena Hall on Saturday.
He said that the government is working to make the last people of the society self-reliant through various schemes.
In this event financial assistance of 10,000 rupees was given to each of 66 self-help groups in Jirania Nagar Panchayat area so that they can become self-reliant.