Tribune News Service
New Delhi, September 7
As a part of its technique to make sure native help for the forces, the Centre has labored out a particular plan to enhance the livelihood and thereby the usual of dwelling of these residing in border areas.
Sources within the authorities mentioned the livelihood scheme for folks dwelling close to worldwide borders (IB) is a part of an formidable multi-pronged technique to strengthen the border administration safety.
Secretary, Border Management (underneath the Ministry of Home Affairs) Sanjeeva Kumar not too long ago visited Ladakh to assessment the implementation of the livelihood scheme in addition to the infrastructural initiatives alongside the borders, the sources added. The MHA has requested the governments of border states to arrange detailed plans for enhancing the usual of these dwelling in frontier areas and submit them to the Centre for fund allocation. “The people living in border areas can play a key role in border management and efforts are on to make them stakeholders in border management. They can be of help in guarding the borders,” an officers mentioned.