Press Release on 02.02.2017
Commissioner, JMC alongwih other staff visited areas viz. Peerkho, Circular Road, Panjtirthi Parking, Ambphalla, Saraswati Vihar etc.
Dr. Manmohan Singh (KAS), Commissioner, Jammu Municipal Corporation visited areas viz. Peerkho, Circular Road, Panjtirthi Parking, Ambphalla, Saraswati Vihar, Toph Sherkhania, Kamla Palace Road, Canal Road, Nai Basti, Digiana Jeevan Nagar, etc. and took stock of developmental works which are undergoing under AMRUT (Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation) Scheme amounting to Rs. 14.00 crores and also visited the site at Circular Road which has been proposed for construction of multi-tier parking for an amount of Rs. 15.00 crores. Funds under AMRUT meant for undertaking construction of lanes, drains, deep drains, nallahs, developmental of green spaces and parking etc. so that there can be no obstruction in free flow of water during monsoon, providing of parking facilities to the citizens as well as development of green spaces to give neat and green look to the city and also to create healthy atmosphere. He also inspected the ongoing works of Bus Queue Shelters at Ambphalla, B.C. Road, pedestrian walkway along river Tawi from Peerkho to PHE Station, Jammu as well as took stock of nallah flowing from Karan Nagar to Shunktala Theatre. He gave on spot directions to the concerned officers for completion of ongoing developmental works in a time bound manner and also directed them to directly approach him in case they face any difficult in respect of on going development works.
The other officers who accompanied the Commissioner, JMC were R.S. Jamwal (KAS), Joint Commissioner (A), Kushal Chand, Joint Commissioner (Works), Dr. Anita Salgotra, Health Officer, Dr. Jaswant Singh, Municipal Veterinary Officer, Prabodh Sharma, Executive Engineer (Central), Surjit Singh, Executive Engineer (Electric), Rajan Sharma, Executive Engineer (UEED), Kamni Kesar, Chief Enforcement Officer and field staff.