Press Release on 23rd November 2016
Discussion of Draft Proposal of Smart City Jammu.
A meeting regarding discussion on draft proposals for Smart City Jammu Challenge round III Phase-2 was held under the chairmanship of Divisional Commissioner, Jammu today on 23.11.2016 at PWD Guest House, Gandhi Nagar, Jammu wherein Sh. Hirdesh Kumar Singh, IAS, Commissioner/Secretary to Govt. Housing & Urban Development Department, Deputy Commissioner, Jammu and all Jammu based Heads of Departments participated. During the course of meeting M/s. Voyants Solutions Pvt. Ltd. the Technical Consultants gave power point presentation of the Jammu Smart City proposal prepared by them. The Divisional Commissioner, Jammu directed all the HoDs to share the information relating to projects which are under consideration/implementation level or at the final stage be shared with the Consultants within 3 days so that the same can incorporated in the final draft of Smart City proposal. He also directed all the heads of departments for furnishing above detail to Commissioner, Jammu Municipal on daily basis for next 3 days.
He further suggested that for wide publicity of Smart City project so that suggestions as well participation of general public for preparation of final draft of Jammu smart city proposal be sought using off and on line modes for which Deputy Commissioner, Jammu shall be the Nodal Officer and all inputs required for the same shall be provided by the Commissioner, Jammu Municipal Corporation.
All the Jammu based Head of Departments assured that they shall share feedback relating to their respective projects which are under consideration/implementation level to be incorporated in the final draft of Jammu Smart City proposal.
The Divisional Commissioner, Jammu also directed all HoDs to sign Memorandum of Understanding within 2-3 days for effective preparation of final Jammu Smart City Proposal.
He appealed the general public as well all stakeholders to participate by ways of sending their valuable suggestions/comments so that an accurate final draft Jammu Smart City proposal can be prepared.