Div Com reviews status of Boulevard 4-lanning project

Khan said that work on the project would be started soon so that the traffic congestion on this busy stretch is redressed.

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Srinagar, Publish Date: Oct 22 2017 12:24AM | Updated Date: Oct 22 2017 12:24AM
Div Com reviews status of Boulevard 4-lanning projectFile Photo

Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan today convened a meeting to review the progress of four-lanning project of the Boulevard road.

During the meeting, the divisional commissioner was informed that additional 40 kanals of land will come under the prestigious project which starts from Lake View Park to Shalimar. It was given out that the said a total of 253 kanals would come under the project.

The divisional commissioner directed the R&B officials to submit fresh indent to the DC Srinagar with details of private and state land which would come under the expansion project. He directed DC Srinagar to conduct joint verification with concerned departments on this corridor so that the work can be started soon.

Regarding the shifting of utilities, divisional commissioner directed the engineers of PDD and PHE to take measures for shifting of electric poles and water supply pipes coming under the project immediately. He also directed General Manager BSNL to start the work of relocating mobile towers to ensure timely completion of the project.

Khan said that work on the project would be started soon so that the traffic congestion on this busy stretch is redressed.