|Early Times Report|
Doda, Nov 20: Divisional Commissioner Jammu, Sanjeev Verma today reviewed developmental scenario and progress on mega developmental projects in this mountainous district here at a meeting of divisional & district heads of the key departments.
At the outset, the District Development Commissioner Dr. Sagar D Doifode gave details of ongoing projects of PHE, PWD, PDD, Health, PMGSY, Forest, Agriculture and Horticulture sectors, besides Capex budget achievements.
The Div Com took stock of condition of roads, water requirement/quality and availability, power requirement and availability in the township and across the district, execution and widening of Pul Doda Beoli road by PWD, status of PMGSY roads, status of CRF roads, Status of languishing projects and timeline for completion, health services including NHM, plantation programme.
The Div com asked the executing departments to complete all the languishing projects in set time frame with special emphasis of quality of work.
Reviewing stock and supply position of food grains, he directed the concerned department to ensure sufficient and timely stocking for the winters. Taking review of power sector, he asked the PDD to work in coordination with NHPC to fix the faults, if any, on 132 KV and 33 KV lines to maintain uninterrupted power supply to this region during winters. The Div Com also reviewed the progress on newly sanctioned college. He was informed that land for new colleges like women Degree College, GDC Marmat, Bhalla, professional college at Bhella has been identified and is under the process for acquisition. The Div Com also stressed on increasing the capacity building of SHG members through training to increase their avenue of livelihood, while handicraft and DIC department were asked to work in coordination for their promotion and development. The DDC informed the Div com that willow basket making and soap making training was imparted to around 50 persons in Bhaderwah and assured to hold more such training programmes. The Div Com also reviewed the progress of CSS, PM-KISSAN, PMEGP, Ayushman Bharat scheme etc and ask all the concerned to achieve the set targets.