DC Rajouri reviews progress of languishing projects

74 projects sanctioned by High Powered Committee at the cost of Rs 69.36 Cr
DC Rajouri reviews progress of languishing projects

Deputy Commissioner, Rajouri, Mohammad Aijaz Asad convened a meeting to review the work on various ongoing languishing projects being executed by PHE, I&FC and Ground Water Department in the district.

According to an official spokesperson, detailed discussionswere held on the issues hampering progress on languishing projects which areunder execution by different agencies including PHE, I&FC and ground waterdepartment.

DDC sought the physical as well as financial progress fromthe concerned executing agencies of all the languishing projects. He alsoreviewed the technical sanctioning, administrative approval and tenderingprogress of several projects.

While taking reviews of the PHE sector, it was informed thatthere are 61 projects with sanctioned cost Rs 59.87 crore out of which 34 worksare in progress and rest are in the tendering phase.

During the meeting, the DC also sought the progress onconstruction of filtration plant at Atti.

The executive engineer PHE Rajouri informed that there is anissue of land with the owner. It was decided in the meeting that the AssistantCommissioner Revenue will visit the spot and resolve the issue.

Under I&FC there are 13 approved projects with estimatedcost of Rs 9.48 crore, out of which three are complete and rest are underdifferent phases of execution. DC directed to complete the rest projects uptoOctober.

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