Minister for PHE, Irrigation and Flood Control, Sham Lal Chaudhary, today conducted an extensive tour of various areas of Jourian in Akhnoor to assess the status of development works being executed in the area besides taking stock of public grievances. The Minister inspected mini tube well at Lahm having pump discharge capacity of 5,000 and reservoir tanks capacity of 10,000 and 15,000 gallons respectively. He was apprised of the inter connecting pipe system and provision of adequate number of hand pumps supplementing the routine supply of water as means of ensuring continuous and uninterrupted water supply to the area. The Minister also took stock of Border Supply Scheme for Budwal and Channi areas which was initially introduced in 2002. The infrastructure houses a 20,000 gallons water reservoir with 5,000 discharge capacity catering to the agricultural and domestic water requirements of 100 and 200 households inhabiting Budwal and Channi areas respectively. Addressing the grievances of the locals, the Minister directed the officials to take corrective measures and apply suitable technical solutions for resolving their issues at an earliest. While inspecting the tube well with 40,000 gallons Over Head Tank (OTH) at Gigrial, the Minister stressed for timely de-silting of irrigation canals in convergence with MGNREGA to augment the agricultural water requirements of Gigrial and Doian areas. The Minister took stock of issues being faced in the maintenance of tube wells including non-functional tube wells, repairs, arrangement for replacements, spare transformers, stand by machinery, booster motors among others. Later, the Minister reviewed the head works of New Pratap Canal (NPC) on Chenab river.
BJP State President & MLA Sat Sharma, has nominated Dr. Tahir Choudhary as State President BJP Scheduled Tribe Morcha with immediate effects. According to an official handout, the State unit of BJP has nominated Dr. Tahir Choudhary for the said post keeping in view his past services to the party while working in various positions. […]
Cleanliness campaign was started under Swacch Bharat Mission Bhour camp, Panchayat, in Mandal Satwari of Bharatiya Janata Party, Jammu district. On this occasion, District BJP President Baldev Singh Balowria was the chief guest while the function was organized by B.D.O Satwari, which included New Era School, GPS School, Bhour Camp and BJP workers. On this […]
In order to keep up the pace of development activities in various spheres of Gandhi Nagar Constituency, Speaker State Legislature and MLA Gandhi Nagar, Kavinder Gupta today visited various areas of his constituency. The Speaker visited Channi Himmat, Nai Basti, Sainik Colony, Greater kailash, Trikuta Nagar and inspected works for remodeling of Deep Drains, Blacktopping […]