Besides, the process of land acquisition for construction of GMC Doda has been completed and an amount of Rs.350 lakh has already been released for the purpose.
Abdul Haq, while reviewing progress on projects being executed in Ramban, was informed about the status of construction of new district complex to be raised at an estimate cost of Rs.37.17 crore which is expected to be completed by the end of this year.
Reviewing the education sector, DDC Ramban informed the meeting that the work on polytechnic college at Ramban and a degree college at Banihal is in full swing and expected to be completed soon.
The Minster also enquired about the status of Receiving station at Chanderkot, Ukhral and Khari.
While reviewing the status of development works in Kishtwar, the Minister was informed that the process of land identification for construction of Govt degree college Marwah has been done. Besides, 73 kanal of land for construction of Degree college Chatroo and 60 kanal for Govt Polytechnic College Kishtwar has been handed over to the concerned department.
DDC Ramban informed that two major water supply schemes have been taken up in the district to overcome water scarcity.
The Minister directed the district administration to take up projects in a phased manner so that their timely completion is ensured for larger interest of the people. He directed the Deputy Commissioners to ensure strict monitoring of development works and fix the responsibilities on concerned officers.
Later, Abdul Haq inaugurated Kissan Mela at Fruit Mandi Paryote organized by the department of Horticulture.