Div Com reviews repair, maintenance of Jammu city roads
Directs for speeding up renovation works for timely completion
JAMMU: Divisional Commissioner Jammu Ramesh Kumar Friday took a review of the repair and maintenance of Jammu city roads in a meeting with concerned officers.
Kumar took serious note of slow renovation work of important city roads and directed the concerned departments to expedite the pace to avoid inconvenience to the commuters.
While inquiring about the status of work on university road, the Div Com directed the UEED, Smart City and PWD to expedite the work on drains, tile laying and maintenance by executing work in double shifts
The SE PWD informed that the tender has been floated and the blacktopping work of the road would be started soon.
He directed PWD for repair of Gujjar Nagar Bridge and speed up ongoing work on Bikram Chowk bridges.
The UEED was also instructed to expedite the pace of work on all the sewerage, drainage projects being executed in the city and complete all the works in a time bound manner.
The Jammu Smart City Ltd was asked to speed up ongoing works of tiles, footpaths in Gandhi Nagar and other areas.
Kumar asked DC Jammu to constitute a team of officers from PWD, JMC, Traffic for conducting survey of all the main roads and internal roads where the repair work is required. The committee will submit its report within 3 days.
The Div Com directed for proper maintenance of roads, bush cuttings, carrying out drain clearance operations and resolving parking issues in the city.