Jammu-Akhnoor 4-lane project|11. 61 km stretch completed last year: Govt

A total 11.61 km hindrance free stretch has been completed in the last one year on Jammu–Akhnoor Four lane project which has gained substantial momentum with the execution of 31 percent work on Package II of the project.

The information was provided to Deputy Commissioner, Jammu Sushma Chauhan, during her visit to various construction sites to inspect the pace of progress on the project.

The project includes construction of 4.6 km long flyover.  The flyover will have 126 foundations out of which 93 have been completed. Also the work on package III has gained pace which starts from Ganesh Vihar to Khati Chowk (km 06 to km 26.350).

The Deputy Commissioner was further informed by the Site Engineer that clearance of structures is complete with all the 580 structures having been cleared in last one year. It was further told that over 90% land/structure compensation has been disbursed to the rightful claimants.

The Shifting of PDD poles and the infrastructure of PHE department coming in the alignment of the project shall be completed in a scheduled manner. The instructions have been issued by Deputy Commissioner to the concerned officers to adhere with the instructions and get the work completed in a time bound manner.