SAMBA, OCTOBER 11 – Minister for Industries and Commerce Chander Prakash Ganga today kick started Rs. 4.40 crore construction works for the embankment (Bund) of river Basantar.
The Minister was accompanied by DDC Samba Sheetal Nanda, SDM Vijaypur Rajnish Gupta, Executive Engineer PDD Samba, Sanjiv Bhagat, Executive Engineer Flood Control Jagdish Raj, AEE Flood Control Ashok Gupta and other concerned officers.
Responding to the demand of locals, he announced that the Swankha road will be improved at the earliest for the convenience of pilgrims and tourists coming from across the country, besides Ramgarh road will also be widened/up-graded soon.
Ganga urged upon the people to maintain peace and harmony in the state saying that some unscrupulous elements are spreading false rumors for their vested interests and trying to create unrest in the society. He appealed them not to pay heed to the false propaganda and maintain peace under all circumstances which, he said, is mandatory for ensuring development in the State.
Later, the Minister also kickstarted the construction work of lane and drain at village Barota, Kamore, Keso and Sarba of Tehsil Ramgarh under BADP scheme. He assured the people that the localities would be developed with all basic amenities, adding that there was no constraint of funds under development sectors.