Div Com reviews progress of SSCL projects
Directs for integration of departmental development projects with SSCL
SRINAGAR: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Pandurang Kundbarao Pole on Friday convened a meeting to review the progress of work on various Srinagar Smart City Limited (SSCL) projects.
The meeting was attended by CEO SSCL, Officers of SSCL, Chief Engineers of R&B, I&FC, PHE, KPDCL and other officers.
During the meeting, CEO SSCL Athar Amir gave a detailed presentation wherein he projected different issues pertaining to R&B, I&FC and tourism departments.
The meeting discussed issued with regard to left-out spaces under Flyovers, Development of Sonwar Junction, Realignment of Convent Road, Development of Boulevard Road Right Side footpath, construction of 2nd storey of FC Building, Urban development of Nallah Mar Road, beautification of Flyover besides Jhelum River Front Development, Jhelum Water front development and ghats, renovation of Chinar Bagh and conservation of existing shrines, Raghunath temple.
On the occasion, Pole directed concerned agencies to work in coordination to complete the pending work of projects in scheduled time.
He directed concerned Chief Engineers to conduct site visits to take stock of works executed by respective departments and expedite the pace of works.
He asked all departments to contact ADDCs for permission related to shifting of utilities or restoration works.
Moreover, Pole asked officers that all departmental development works should be integrated with SSCL. Besides, he asked them to conduct internal audits of parked and unspent funds and submit the action taken reports.
He also stressed that drawings of projects should not be changed frequently and asked officers to contact third party for evaluation of drawings including NIT, Srinagar and Polytechnic colleges.