A Jan Aushadhi beneficiary, Ghulam Nabi Dar, from Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama thanked PM Modi for the scheme saying it has immensely benefited him and the citizens by ensuring generic medicines at affordable prices. He informed how he was able to save nearly Rs. 9,000 after purchasing medicines from the Jan Aushadhi Kendra.
PM Modi said that he was happy to see people Jammu and Kashmirgetting benefits from the scheme. He said that the government will take the scheme to every village so that all citizens are benefited.
PM Modi added, “It was difficult to bring development in Jammu and Kashmir before the abrogation of Article 370. But now people have started getting benefits of government schemes. The construction of AIIMS is underway. Everyone can see SabkaSathSabka Vikas and SabkaViswas in Jammu and Kashmir.”
On a friendly note with the beneficiary Ghulam Nabi Dar, PM Modi referred to Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad and said, “Ghulam Nabi Saheb, I have a friend in Delhi with the same name as yours. When I will meet Ghulam Nabi Ji next, I will tell him that I got a chance to meet a Ghulam Nabi, in a true sense, in Pulwama.”