Press Release on 9th Aug. 2016
Project of installation of intelligent traffic signal lights in Jammu approved under AMRUT (Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation)
In order to finalize an ambitious project of installation of intelligent traffic signal lights in Jammu approved under AMRUT (Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation) costing to Rs. 21.95 crores for upgrading existing 30 traffic signal lights and to install such lights at 34 new locations, a meeting was called by the Commissioner, Jammu Municipal Corporation, Dr. Manmohan Singh (KAS) under the Chairmanship of IGP (Traffic), Jammu, Sh. Viplav Kumar Choudhary (IPS). During the course of the meeting, queries raised in the pre-bid meeting held on 30th June, 2016 were discussed in threadbare and disposed off so that tender complete in all respects are received by or before 22nd August, 2016 being last date for receipt of tenders.
During the course of meeting it was decided that main control room shall be established in the premises of IGP Traffic Office at CPO Chowk, Panjtirthi, Jammu.
The meeting was also attended by Udaya Bhaskar Billa (IPS), S.P. (Traffic), Jammu, R.S. Jamwal (KAS), Joint Commissioner (A), Neeraj Gupta (KAS), Chief Accounts Officer, JMC, Kushal Chand, Joint Commissioner (Works), JMC, Ex. Engineer (Electric), JMC and ARTO, Jammu.