SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 30: Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, Dr. Asgar Samoon, Wednesday chaired a high level meeting and reviewed various developmental projects.
Divisional Commissioner took stock of marriage hall, community centre, being constructed at Jamia Masjid, Nowhatta. It was told in the meeting that residential houses and other structures getting affeted due to same shall be fairly compensated.
During the meeting, Chief Engineer, R&B informed about various achievements of R&B department during 2015-16. It was told that 1100 kms of main link roads has been macadamised against target of 1800 kms. He also informed about status of works for development and upgradation of parking areas at press colony Srinagar and Sheikh Bagh (Janglat Mandi).
It was given out in the meeting that construction and reconstruction of bridges damaged during September floods is under process, meanwhile bridges’ including Zainapora Bridge is estimated to come up at a cost of Rs 4 crore while as Wachi and Arabal,Pulwama bridges are also being constructed at an estimated cost of Rs. 4 crore each. In addition, repair work at Larkipora bridge is being carried at out a cost of Rs. 4.75 crore.
Chief Engineer also informed that widening work on the road from Sangam to Pulwama via Lassipora is being carried out while as widening of 6-lane Sonwar–Galandar and KP Road Anantnag is in progress. Widening of Boulevard was also reviewed in the meeting.
Among others, Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Chief Engineer R&B, Ex-En City Roads, SE Circular Road Project, Additional Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Collector CRPC and Administrative Officer SDA were present in the meeting.