Ganderbal: Deputy Commissioner Ganderbal, Hashmat Ali Khan today toured Ganderbal town to review the traffic scenario in the town.
During the visit DC was accompanied by ADC, Farooq Ahmad Baba, ACR, Nisar Ahmad, Tehsildar Ganderbal, Xen R&B, EO Municipality Ganderbal, Dy. SP Traffic and other concerned officers.
The DDC directed the concerned officers to take concrete steps for traffic regulation in the district including removing encroachments on road sides, developing of alternate and link roads besides developing parking lots in identified areas.
He directed the Exen R&B to explore the possibility of widening of alternative route from the newly constructed Bus yard to District Hospital which will be help in decongesting the traffic in the town.
The DC directed the concerned authorities to initiate drive against encroachments by shopkeepers and vendors on road sides and footpaths.
Earlier DC convened a meeting with the concerned officers to review progress ongoing construction work on colleges’ buildings in the district, the meeting discussed the progress of developmental works of various colleges.
The meeting was attended by, ADC, CPO, Executive Engineers of R&B, PHE and PDD, senior officials from Government College of Engineering, Safapora, Government Degree College, Ganderbal and Kangan, officials from JKPCC, JKHC, SICOP and other concerned.