Minister for Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Mr. Abdul Haq today informed the House that construction of seven road projects have been abandoned by the contractors in district Udhampur. He said these contractors have been barred from further tendering in PMGSY and also liquidated damages have been imposed upon these firms / contractors as per the terms of the agreement.
Replying to a question by Mr. Dina Nath Bhagat, the Minister also gave details and status of roads taken up under PMGSY in Udhampur district.
Mr. Ajaz Ahmed Khan in his supplementary demanded release of pending land compensation of road projects to the land owners in his constituency.
2015 Kashmir Despatch