Chairs a Meeting of the Contractors of Local bodies of Rajouri
While chairing a meeting of the contractors of local bodies of Rajouri BJP senior leader and MLC Vibodh Gupta listened to the various problems being faced by them. During the meeting the contractors put forth their various problems specially the inavailability of sub division office of local bodies at Rajouri. They demanded that a sub division level office may be made functional at Rajouri with a permanent post of a AEE and a JE. This they said will ease a lot of problems of the contractor community. While addressing the contractors MLC Vibodh said that contractors have a very special role in over all development of our cities and towns. He said that he understands the various problems being faced by the contractors of Rajouri and asked the common masses to recognize the services provided by contractors and appreciate the same. He called upon the contractor community to work with more dedication and determination so that quality works can be executed which will go a long way in facelifting of our towns. He informed that faceliting of towns and cities are on the top priority of the Government and in order to achieve this the role of contractors is vital. Present Governments in the state as well as in the centre have made a large number of schemes which once implemented will transfor all our cities and towns. He asked the contractor community to ensure that all the deadlines for the execution of various projects are met and adhere to transparency and acountability.
Referring to various ongoing works for the facelifting of Rajouri town Vibodh informed that currently works with an allocation of Rs. 3 – 4 Crore are being executed in Rajouri Town. Once completed these projects will go a long way in overall facelifting of the Rajouri town. Giving information about various proposals related to a proper sewerage and drainage system Vibodh said that bringing a quality sewerage and drainage system in Rajouri is one of his dream projects. He said that he is trying his level best to ensure that problem of sewerage and drainage system of Rajouri is solved once for all. Regarding various demands put forth by the contractors Vibodh said that he will soon take up these issues with Director as well as with the commissioner secretary of the urban local bodies and will ensure early resolution of all their genuine demands. Prominently the contractor delegation was represented by Manzoor Malik, Shafaqat Wani, Ishtiaq Bhat, Mohd. Iqbal, Kaka Singh, Farooq Shawl. Senior BJP leaders including Aswani Kichar, Kamal Bakshi, Koshal Gupta nad Vikas Dutta were also present in the meeting.