The Jammu & Kashmir Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes & Backward Classes development corporation Limited; was established in the year 1986,a wholly owned corporation of the Jammu & Kashmir Government (under the Ministry of Social Welfare J&K state ) registered under companies Act 1956 within the meaning of section 3(i)(iii). The State Govt. vide Cabinet decision No.18.5, dated: 16.02.2008, has also declared this corporation as a “Service Institute” as it is not engaged in any commercial activity, and having no means to generate, its own resources.
The Corporation is governed by the Board of Directors with representatives from state Government / central Government. National Level Corporations and prominent public representatives from Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, Backward Classes, notified National minorities, Safai Karamcharies and Handicapped categories.
The main objective of the Corporation is to work for socio-economic and educational upliftment of its target groups, to provide better self employment avenues so that they can become