Kishtwar, August 16: District Development Commissioner Kishtwar Rajinder Singh Tara today kick started the Blacktopping work on 6Km strech of Kuleed -Hullar road.
Additional District Development Commissioner Kishtwar Mohd Hanief Malik, Executive Engineer PMGSY Division Kishtwar Bashir Ahmed Khandey, Assistant Executive Engineer PMGSY, Rajesh Kumar, Sarpanch Panchayat Lachdayaram A, Zamrooda Begum other PRI members among others were present on the occassion.
The approved cost of this road project is Rs.537.42 lacs.The work on the said road commenced on November 2018 and is targeted to be completed in all respects by December 2020, said XEn PMGSY kishtwar.
DDC asked the XEn to ensure the quality of work and complete it within timeline.
He also asked for strict adherence to SOPs and protocol of COVID-19 pandemic at the work place.
Enroute he also meet with the locals of the Hullar village and listened to their grievances patiently. They apprised him of their various problems including pending land compensation of the land acquired for the road,
dilapidated condition of the drains along the sides of road ,dumping of scrap and damaged vehicles along roadsides and dumping of household solid wastes on road .
After listenting to their grievances, DDC Kishtwar directed XEn PMGSY Division Kishtwar to ensure proper maintenence of the drains along road side within a week time ahead of his next visit.
He further directed SHO Kishtwar to remove all the damaged vehicles along the road side on immediate basis for the safety of people.
He also reviewed the Progress made under week long Gandagi Mukt Bharat campaign and other various events which were conducted across the panchayat.