SRINAGAR, JUNE 29: Saying that better road connectivity is a sign of development, Minister for Roads and Buildings, Abdul Rehman Veeri today said that Government has initiated a well knit road network programme across the state.
Mr. Naresh Gupta demanded double shift work on Chenab Valley Roads because this is highly and accidental prone area in the state. He said that performance of Engineers should be reviewed after every six months.
Dr. Bashir Ahmad Shah (Veeri) demanded construction of roads pending under PMGSY and Central Road Fund (CRF).
Mr. Jugal Kishore Sharma urged Government to complete the construction work of a bridge, pending for last 10 years in Reasi town. He also demanded that double shift work should be made compulsory in the state.
Mr. Ramesh Arora said that penalty clause should also be incorporated in e-tendering and urged for introduction of modern technology in construction of roads.
Mr. Sham Lal Bhagat demanded completion of pending road projects in Chenab Valley.
Mr. Surinder Choudhary asked for early completion of under execution roads and bridges in Sunderbani.
Mr. Sofi Yousuf demanded widening of Bejbehara-Pahalgam road on priority basis. He said that honorarium should be released to casual labourers before Eid festival.
Mr. Zaffar Iqbal Manhas said that macadamization of roads should be done in Kandi areas on priority basis in Shopian District. He also demanded early completion of construction work on Shadab Karewa link road and a bridge in Kellar.
Mr. Saif-u-Din Bhat demanded time bound completion of road projects undertaken by JKPCC. He also called for introduction of Europe based technology for the execution of new road and bridge projects.
Mr. Vikramaditya demanded construction of roads and bridges on Regional Tourism Circuit in Sudh Mahadev.
Master Noor Hussain demanded construction of link roads in Gujjar areas of Samba district.