District Development Commissioner Rajouri Mohammad Aijaz Asad today convened a meeting of Engineers of PWD department to review the physical and financial progress of projects approved under languishing scheme in the district.
The meeting was attended by SE PWD, Executive Engineer PWD Rajouri,Mohd Zubair, Executive Engineer PWD Nowshera division, Pervaiz Ahmed and all the Assistant Executive Engineer and Junior Engineers of the department who are associated with the languishing projects.
SE PWD informed the chair that in division Rajouri 73 projects have been approved under languishing scheme at sanctioned cost of ₹ 19109.46 lacs.The projects so approved includes 10 bridges,55 Roads,06 school buildings,One PWD building and one youth services and sports building.Regarding PWD Nowshera division he informed that 36 projects have been approved which includes 08 bridges,24 roads and 04 school buildings of the education department.
The Major bridges which were reviewed includes the Irwin Khater Bridge, construction of Motorable bridge adjacent to to Abdullah bridge ,single lane steel grinder Motorable bridge including approaches at Tasyala Panjgrain, construction of bridge at sowara Galla,steel girder bridge at saloki nallah,steel girder bridge at kathanu,Kalara bridge and bridge at swawa on kalsian road.
The important roads which were reviewed includes upgradation of smote to targain road,chala Bagla to PMGSY road to Garanghi,road from Dassal to Dassal Sheeran,road from kalali to Bhattian,road from Dalhori to extension upto kanthol,road from Mohalla Gulzar Ahmed (EX MLC) to Baba Jammu sahib,Badhoon crusher to khui dhraman,road from sunderbani to Loharakote,road from Nonial to Masjid Mohalla Nowshera.
It was informed that Irwin Khater Bridge is almost complete,while the work on the Single lane Abdullah bridge will start next week ,work on sowara gall bridge will be completed in October,the work on the road from bajwal to siot with 80 mtrs span bridge has been completed,Kalra bridge is also complete.He also informed that the road from the Kalideh to Baba Narsingh has been Completed.While the work on the link road BGSBU has been completed in all respects.The work on the road from Mohalla Gulzar Ahmed EX MLC to Baba Jammu sahib and road from klalai to battain has been completed.
It was further decided in the meeting 15 roads to be completed by the end of October.While speaking on the occasion,DDC urged upon the officers to work with dedication and added zeal and directed them to adhere to the set deadlines.He asked the officers to maintain the quality while executing the work and establish a close liaison with the local population so that the progress and quality of the work can be monitored by the public for whom these developmental activities are carried out.He also cautious the field staff to remain stationed in the field and monitor the progress on a daily basis.