AC approves double carriageway from Rajouri to BGSBU

Administrative Council met in Jammu
Administrative Council met in JammuFile Pic

Jammu, Dec 23: The Administrative Council (AC) which met here under the chairmanship of the Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha, approved the proposal for upgradation of 8 km road from district headquarters Rajouri to Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah University (BGSBU).

The road being a vital link to the university also provide connectivity to a population of about 20,000 residing in different pockets and villages including Dhanore Jarallan, Dhanore Dhiandian, Chowdhary Nar and Rathal suburbs of Rajouri town. Accordingly, the AC approved the construction of the road from Rajouri to BGSBU of  8 km length (7 km flexible and 1 km rigid pavement) at an estimated cost of Rs 31.52 crore for widening of the existing 6 metres to 10 metre width having carriage way of 7 meter and corridor of 14 meter.

Advisor to the Lieutenant Governor Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar and Chief Secretary Arun Kumar Mehta also attended the meeting.

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