Amid COVID situation, small-scale industries in J-K slowly getting back on track. People involved in small-scale industries in Poonch avail benefits of PM's Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP). The locals borrowed loan under the program to run their small scale industries. A business owner said, "I was able to open my store after I got loan sanctioned under PMEGP, I was granted 25% subsidy. Now, I've around 20 workers at my shop".