Jammu and Kashmir News
SRINAGAR, SPETEMBER 18: Chief Secretary, B R Sharma on Friday discussed bottlenecks in the National Highway Project in a review meeting, he chaired here.
Principal Secretary Forests, Principal Secretary PDD, Commissioner Secretary, Revenue, Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, Divisional Commissioner Jammu, Deputy Commissioners of Anantnag, Pulwama, Ramban and Udhampur, Chief Engineer Project BEACON, Project Director NHAI and other officers were present in the meeting.
Chief Secretary received briefed on the status of work on the Jammu-Srinagar-Uri National Highway Project and issues impeding the smooth completion of the prestigious project.
Issues related to additional land requirements at certain stretches, land acquisition and award of compensation, removal of certain structures, trees, forest clearance etc were discussed in the meeting with directions from the Chief Secretary to the respective Deputy Commissioners and NHAI authorities to pursue the issues proactively so that all stretches of the National Highway Project are completed at the earliest.