The Committee on Estimates of Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly today directed the PWD (R&B) authorities to involve local legislatures while framing the Detailed Project Reports (DPRs).
The Committee which met here today, under the Chairmanship of MLA, Syed Altaf Ahmad Bukhari discussed and reviewed the Public Works Department (R&B).
The Committee discussed details regarding macadamization of roads done under various projects in the state during the current year. The meeting was informed that compensation stands paid to the land owners whose land has been acquired for construction of roads and bridges in the State during the last three years.
Commissioner Secretary, PWD (R&B), Rohit Kansal briefed the Committee about the functioning of the department, besides present status of the various projects being executed by the department in the state including roads, bridges, buildings and other developmental projects.
Managing Director, JKPCC, Director, SPD, Chief Engineers, R&B, Kashmir and Jammu, Chief Engineers, PMGSY, Kashmir and Jammu, Chief Engineer, DIQC besides senior officers of R&B and Assembly Secretariat were also present in the meeting.