Jammu: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha Wednesday said that the government was facilitating rapid development of all regions of Jammu and Kashmir.
Talking to District Development Council (DDC) Baramulla Chairperson, Safina Baig who had called on him at Raj Bhavan, the LG said that the J&K administration had implemented many novel initiatives to facilitate rapid development of all regions of J&K.
He assured Baig of appropriate action on her genuine concerns on merit.
Baig while calling on the LG discussed with him various matters about the development of Baramulla district.
She appreciated the new financial discipline implemented in J&K and urged the LG for streamlining the e-tendering process.
Interacting with former minister Sukhnandan Choudhary, who also called on him at the Raj Bhavan, the LG assured him that all genuine issues would be taken up for early redress.
He urged Choudhary to continue his endeavors of public welfare.
The former minister brought to the notice of the LG various issues of public importance which included filling of vacant posts of senior officers in Irrigation and Flood Control Department for ensuring optimum working of the department and enhanced irrigation facilities for the farmers, issue of mutation of land allotted under LB7 in favour of 1971 and 1965 refugees settled in his area, besides the issue of compensation and rehabilitation for farmers whose land had been acquired for the development of Gharana Wetland.
Talking to a delegation of ‘Sparkle Women Club’ the LG appreciated the efforts of the members of the club in serving the community.
He impressed upon them to continue their noble work and assured every support of the J&K administration in their humanitarian endeavours.
The delegation of ‘Sparkle Women Club’ also met the LG and apprised him of their organisation's engagement in the service of the community.
Benu Lakra gave a brief overview of the organisation saying that it had been supporting children suffering from cancer through various ways which include PET Scan and Radiotherapy facilities, and providing modern equipment to hospitals for children.