Omar for removing Pantha-chowk traffic jam problem

Srinagar, Oct 25: Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Thursday reviewed the progress of work on 4-laning of Jammu-Srinagar Highway at a high level meeting in which officers of National Highway Authority of India presented details of the construction work under execution at various places on this prestigious highway project.
 Taking brief on the progress of road length between Srinagar to Banihal, the Chief Minister directed for fast tracking measures to decongest Panthachowk and removing traffic jam problem there.
 Omar Abdullah also stressed on removing bottlenecks on account of acquisition of land, payment of compensation and Pending cases in the courts. He said joint efforts need to be taken to ensure smooth progress on the construction of 4-lane National Highway from Lakhanpur to Srinagar.
 He said completion of this road will not only help keep the highway open throughout their ensuring reduction in travel time but also help to generate more economic activities in the State.
 The Chief Minister reviewed the status of progress on construction of tunnels between Qazigund and Banihal and between Chennai and Nashri on the National Highway.
  The Minister for Revenue, Raman Bhalla, Minister of State for R&B Javaid Dar, Chief Secretary Madav Lal, Principal Secretaries B. B. Vyas, A. K. Agarwal, Commissioner Secretaries Tanveer Jehan, B A Runiyal, Ajaz Iqbal, Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Asgar Samoon and others attended the meeting.

Lastupdate on : Thu, 25 Oct 2012 21:30:00 Makkah time
Lastupdate on : Thu, 25 Oct 2012 18:30:00 GMT
Lastupdate on : Fri, 26 Oct 2012 00:00:00 IST

  • StumbleUpon
  • Digg
  • TwitThis
  • Mixx
  • Technorati
  • Facebook
  • NewsVine
  • Reddit
  • Google
  • LinkedIn
  • YahooMyWeb
  • Print News

Enter the Security code exactly as you see it in the image security code is CaSe SeNsItIvE(Cookies must be enabled)

  • Kashmir

Families plead for justice: Seek CM’s intervention



Srinagar, Oct 25: Ahead of Eid-ul-Azha, families of two Kashmiri youth murdered in Uttar Pradesh (UP) and Andhra Pradesh (AP), have appealed the Jammu and Kashmir Government to take up the matter with More

  • Srinagar City

Srinagar safe, secure: CM

‘Chattergam incident has nothing to do with militancy’


Srinagar, Oct 25: Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Thursday said that Srinagar was much “safe and secure” and Chattergam firing incident in which solider was killed and two others injured had nothing to do More

  • South Asia

APHC Pak chapter submits memorandum to UNMOGIP


Islamabad, Oct 25: The All Parties Hurriyat Conference (PaK chapter) on Thursday made a passionate appeal to the UN secretary General Ban Ki Moon to help resolve longstanding Kashmir dispute  Through More

  • World

56 dead in Myanmar violence

Yangon, Oct 25: Officails on Thursday said that 56 people were killed and almost 2,000 homes burned down in the latest outbreak of ethnic violence in western Myanmar. Rakhine state spokesman Win Myaing More

Designed Developed and Maintaned By Imobisoft Ltd /Algosol Software Solutions