x

Like our Facebook Page

   
Early Times Newspaper Jammu, Leading Newspaper Jammu
 
Breaking News :   2 IPS officers among 23 transferred | Two cops, hotel guard injured as transformer explodes Jammu | Panel to probe encroachment of forest land Jammu | Govt orders cancellation of leaves to its employees | 900 bottles of Codeine Phosphate Drugs seized at Lakhanpur | 11 ICDS officials suspended for unauthorized absence | 3 more militants killed in Tangdar, toll reaches 5 | J-K govt forms panels for implementation of POSHAN Abhiyaan | Flash flood: over 30 people rescued after night-long operation | India's Commander in Thief: Rahul Gandhi attacks PM Modi | Supreme Court refers PIL against female genital mutilation to five-judge constitution bench | 5 person including infant died in Gundow landslide | Train crushes man to death in Bijbehara. | Abducted tailor killed, body recovered | India, US, other nations to co-host special meet on tackling drug menace | Pregnant wife bites off man's tongue while kissing as 'he was not good-looking' | India successfully conducts interceptor missile test at night | JMC elections: BJP's candidate concedes defeat | Govt fails to address pay anomalies, confirmation issues in Revenue Deptt | 3 yrs on, 2 H&ME Secretaries, 2 GMC Principals, 2 PSC Secretaries changed | Army's puppet Imran Khan turns angry young man | JKP Cop manhandles badminton player in ongoing tournament | Misappropriation of MGNREGA funds by Ex Director RDD | Forget bereaved families of cops, Dr Abdullah calls on DGP 'for PR' | Writes Boyes instead of Boys in certificate, Principal signs it without correction | India had to call off talks with Pakistan | The Evolution Conundrum, a Poser to the Intellectuals? | Mehboabian Interpretation of Muscular policy | How Long India will shield by blaming Pakistan? Enough is enough! | Fine-arts and literary activities conducted on Day 9 | 5th Natrang Theatre Festival of 2018 concludes | State level Kabbadi tournament begins | GOLf linked to tourism promotion in state : Ganai | NSS unit of GCOE organize motivational talk, plantation drive | Bhartiya Shiksha Kender organizes 'Investiture Ceremony' | NMC expresses concern over slow process of workers' regularization | Governor’s rule proving to be Disaster for Public of Mendhar: PDP leader | App launched to streamline functioning of PGC in Udhampur | SMB launches door to door anti drugs campaign | Higher reaches of Bhaderwah receive season's first snowfall | J&K Police doesn't believe in 'revenge': Muneer Khan | Bovine smuggling bids foiled | Road Rage: SDMA urges people to avoid overloaded public transport | Municipal polls will strengthen democracy, empower people: Shishu | MCC violation in Rajouri, govt official suspended | Great Khali' plans to hold Intenational event in Jammu | Pakistan's ISI uses Hafiz Saeed's offices to stall panchayat polls in J&K | Solider's wife joins army as lieutenant after he was martyred on duty | Thousands willing to join as SPOs, says DGP | Amidst mindless violence, locals present silver lining of communal amity | Swachta hi seva divas -15 days | Modernisation of police scheme needs speedy implementation | Militant shot dead in Pulwama | We can't fight with militants without Kashmir police: Satya Pal Malik | Policemen advised to avoid visiting their families in South Kashmir | Police begins performance review of SPOs; Vulnerability to militant attacks apprehended | Poonch Sub-division lags behind in sports infrastructure | Parking place converted into Amusement Park | Heavy rains lash Chenab valley, wreak havoc in Kishtwar town | Indefinite chain hunger strike of TJAC enters day 25 | Delegation of Kashmiri Pandits meets Home Minister | Locals allege Revenue Deptt fails to remove footpath encroachments | 'One's Vikas, other's Sarvnash' aim of BJP Govt: Chuni | Gole Market in darkness, authorities fail to repair damaged mast light | Landslide in Ramban, Jammu-Srinagar highway closed | BJP announces third list of candidates for ULB polls | Infiltration bid foiled, 2 militants killed : Army | KPC demands quadruplication of J&K | Woman SPO announces resignation in video | Demanding pay commission benefits, J&K teachers to protest in Delhi today | KPWA releases film "Alakh Ishwari" | Prominent political workers from Inderwal join Congress | Rich tributes paid to Maharaja Hari Singh on 124th birth anniversary | AJKRKPTU delegation meets Advisor Vyas, submits memorandum | Kalptree launches business operation in Jammu | Awaaz Foundation organizes free medical camp | Several join Aam Aadmi Party | Rissam elected as general secretary JKPYC | SMVD University organises Fire Fighting demonstration | Back Issues  
 
news details
Governor reviews Civic amenities in Katra, approves new works valuing Rs 1 crore
6/23/2018 10:48:28 PM
Early Times Report

KATRA, June 23: Continuing with the initiatives for the creation, upgradation and expansion of civic amenities in Katra and its surrounding areas, on the directions of Governor N. N. Vohra, Chairman Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board, the CEO, Umang Narula, has taken up three more development works in Katra which involve an expenditure of over Rs. 107 lakh.
The new works being taken up include the renovation and upgradation of the road from Shalimar Park to Ward No. 8 Hansali, costing Rs. 46.50 lakh, which will enable the completion of the entire road stretch from Bhumika Mandir to Shalimar Park via Hansali and help in decongesting traffic of the main road from Fountain Chowk towards Darshani Deodi. It is pertinent to mention that the Shrine Board has already completed the construction of the Circular Road from Hansali to Panthal Road (via Bhumika Mandir), at a cost of Rs. 119 lakh.
Another major work being taken up by the Board on the demand of residents of Ward No. 3, Katra, is the renovation and upgradation of Arli Road from Saraswati Chowk to Nangal Road Chowk, Katra. This project, costing Rs. 50 lakh, includes black-topping, remodelling of drains, construction of ducts for passage of civic utilities and illumination by LED lamps, and shall provide the shortest route to the pilgrims travelling from Railway Station to Bus Stand, Katra, besides great convenience to the locals.
The Board has also taken up upgradation of a link road from the main road near Shrine Board's Central Office to New Bus Stand which will provide smooth connectivity to the inhabitants of the locality.
The work on renovation of lanes and drains from Matyal Petrol Pump on Panthal Road to Darshani Deodi, Katra, at a cost of Rs. 30.56 lakh, is also progressing speedily. Besides facilitating the local population, the renovation of this lane will provide a direct link to the pilgrims from Railway Station to Darshani Deodi.
The Board has also completed development works in Sira-Kakryal and its neighbourhood, valuing Rs. 298 lakh, which include installation of 6 Stainless Steel Bus Stops; 40 LED Solar Street Lights on Manthal-Kakryal and Domel-Kakryal Roads; landscaping and plantation work. The works completed in Sira Colony include pavement of lanes, construction of footpaths and drains and installation of street lights; providing additional accommodation and other facilities in Primary School Sira Colony and construction of a Conference Hall at Sira Colony.
  Share This News with Your Friends on Social Network  
  Comment on this Story  
 
 
 
Early Times Android App
STOCK UPDATE
  
BSE Sensex
NSE Nifty
 
CRICKET UPDATE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
   
Home About Us Top Stories Local News National News Sports News Opinion Editorial ET Cetra Advertise with Us ET E-paper
 
 
J&K RELATED WEBSITES
J&K Govt. Official website
Jammu Kashmir Tourism
JKTDC
Mata Vaishnodevi Shrine Board
Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board
Shri Shiv Khori Shrine Board
UTILITY
Train Enquiry
IRCTC
Matavaishnodevi
BSNL
Jammu Kashmir Bank
State Bank of India
PUBLIC INTEREST
Passport Department
Income Tax Department
JK CAMPA
JK GAD
IT Education
Web Site Design Services
EDUCATION
Jammu University
Jammu University Results
JKBOSE
Kashmir University
IGNOU Jammu Center
SMVDU