To provide better power services in areas of Jammu West, State President BJP and MLA Sat Sharma (CA) inaugurated brand new transformer installed at Rehari Colony area falling under Ward Number 25. Accompanied by PDD officials, Sharma inaugurated the transformers in the presence of a large number of people hailing from the areas. The transformer is installed near Government Boys School, Sarwal.
The works for installation of transformer was taken up under the CDF (Constituency Development Fund) Scheme of the MLA in order to carry on works for setting up Sub Station as well in which he has contributed Rupees 3.50 lakhs.
Speaking on the occasion, Sat Sharma said that it was a long pending demand of the area as residents suffered from acute shortage of electricity and low voltage and many times electrical appliances installed at residents of public damaged due to short circuit and there was so much problem in the areas. He said transformer bearing capacity of 250 KVA has been installed in the area in order to overcome such problems.
He said that the problems of fluctuation will not be a problem anymore and no unscheduled cuts will take place in the area. He stated that the power crisis from Jammu West is almost solved from majority of the areas and places left will also be covered in the coming days where there is a dire need of installation of new transformers.
He also appreciated the efforts of PDD (Power Development Department) for looking into the problems of public on a serious note and solving it in no matter of time and also stated that IRCON has also installed numerous transformers in the Constituency which will help a lot in coming summers.
Sharma also said the areas of Jammu West which are suffering the same problem of low voltage and unscheduled power cuts are kept on priority and in the coming days, installation of new transformers and upgradation of transformers in those areas will take place in the coming days and it will be seen that the works take place as soon as possible so that in the next summer season the problem pertaining to power cuts and low voltage do not occur.
The BJP leader also toured the ward with the officials of UEED (Urban Environmental Engineering Department) and JMC (Jammu Municipal Corporation) as well and directed them to take up the pending works in the area at the earliest.
EX EN PDD Sanjay Sharma, EX EN UEED Rajan Sharma, EX EN JMC Parvodh Sharma, District President Ayodhya Gupta, Usha Choudhary, AEE Anil Abrol, AEE Ajay Gupta, AEE Shishir Khajuria, JE Jasbir Singh, Tejinder Dutta, Sanjeev Sharma, Pooja Sharma, Dr Anita Salgotra JMC Sanitation officer, CTO Talat Mohd, TO Prem Raj, Dr Akshay Sharma, Suresh, Vijay Bali, Balbir Gupta, Dinesh Gupta, Mohan Singh, Jai Singh Chib, Sanjay Sawhney, Vipan Gupta, Sunil Gupta, Pinki, Vinod Bakshi, Suniana Mehra, Amrik Singh and several others were also present on the occasion.