CEC Feroz reviews status of developmental works under UT Budget, SDP, Capex

CEC Feroz Ahmad Khan reviewing the formulation of DPRs and discussing initiation of developmental works in Kargil on Monday.

KARGIL: In order to review and discuss the formulation of DPRs and initiate the developmental works in Kargil town under SDP, UT Budget and Capex Budget during the current fiscal, Chairman and Chief Executive Councillor, LAHDC Feroz Ahmad Khan on Monday convened a meeting of the public representatives and concerned officers here at Council Secretariat.
The prime agenda of the meeting was to ensure proper coordination between the major stakeholders in order to avoid duplicity of projects and to expedite the pace of developmental works keeping in view the short working season.
The officers concerned informed the CEC about various projects related to infrastructure development, strengthening of street lights, macdamization of internal link roads, identification of land for different projects, river front development and other related projects proposed by PWD, MC and Tourism Department for development of Kargil Town.
The meeting decided that necessary changes will be made in the in the scheme namely River Front Development Project proposed by the Tourism Department and the said project would be started from New Bus Stand to Sher Bagh Baroo as the river front development work on this road stretch is already being executed.
The CEC directed the AD Tourism to ensure the necessary preservation and face-lifting of all old buildings in Old Bazar Kargil under the Old Bazar Beautification Scheme.
The Executive Engineer R&B II was directed to undertake the tiling and construction of drainage in Old Kargil Bazar including all inner lanes for which funds are available under Languishing Project.
The officers were also directed to conduct a joint visit for preparation of DPR for construction of circular road from Bul Bul Bagh to Sher Bagh.
It was decided that the Councilor Kargil Town and Executive Officer MC will hold deliberations with the local population of Changrah and Aba Grong areas to explore possibilities for construction of the link road.
Feroz Khan further directed the Executive Officer MC, Tehsildar and Executive Engineer R&B II to expedite the construction of pedestrian lanes on both sides of Poyen Bridge.
It was decided that the Executive Engineer R&B II would process the tendering of the street lights project immediately.
With regard to the project for installation of street lights in the left out areas the Executive Engineer EM&RE PDD will execute the work in consultation with the Executive Engineer MC.
Deliberating on the project for construction of open space park at Shilikchay Chumik, the Executive Engineer R&B II was directed to take necessary steps for immediate kick start of river side protection.
The CEC exhorted upon the concerned officers to initiate the approved works under Capex Budget and other schemes.