In an attempt to bring people of rural and border areas closer to Government and address their problems at their doorsteps, Minister for PHE, Irrigation and Flood Control, Sham Lal Chowdhary convened a meeting with senior officers of various departments at R.S. Pura here today. The Minister reviewed status of various ongoing development schemes and action taken in the State and Centre sponsored schemes. He took stock of desilting work on various canals, drinking water supply and demand, preparation of State subjects by Revenue Department, distribution of new ration cards and supply position, staff position in educational institutions, IAY scheme, R&B sector as well as law and order situation in the border areas. Mr. Sham stressed the need for ensuring complete transparency and accountability at all levels to upgrade the existing services on the ground level. He directed the revenue authorities to focus on the welfare of people especially those who come for revenue record purpose. He also directed for launching special sanitation drive in health and educational institutions. He asked for undertaking desilting work in a time bound manner so that the irrigation water reaches to the tail end. The Minister asked the concerned authorities to ensure timely and quality completion of development works, adding that Government is working hard to provide concrete assets for the people across the State. Sham Chowdhary gave directions to R&B for repair of inner roads of border tehsil. He asked the engineers to work with added efficiency and dedication to complete all black-topping works before rainy season.
The revision of compensation for the families of martyrs was first done by the Atal Behari Vajpayee government in 1998 and now by another BJP govt under Narendra Modi. In a press release, Brig Anil Gupta, State Spokesperson stated, “In recognition of valour of soldiers and martyrs, Modi Government has more than doubled the compensation […]
The recent approval granted by the Union government for taking over the construction of Bhaderwah-Chamba road for joining the Jammu & Kashmir with Himachal Pradesh is one more decision of the Narendra Modi-led NDA government aimed at providing more and better means of road connectivity. This was stated by BJP State Spokesperson Balbir Ram Rattan […]
Former Cabinet Minister and Member Legislative Council, M K Ajatshatru Singh inaugurated State Powerlifting Championship (M&W) at RKM Gym, here today. The championship is being organized by the J&K Sports Powerlifting Association for selection of powerlifters for the upcoming National Powerlifting Championship to be held at MAM Stadium (Jammu) from 20th-28th of March, 2017. Ajatshatru […]