Jammu, Feb 10: Lt
Gen Harpal Singh, Director General, Border Roads Organisation (BRO) Monday
called on the Lieutenant Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu here at the Raj Bhavan.
He was accompanied by Brig. Y K Ahuja, Chief Engineer, Sampark and Brig. Ravi
Navet, Chief Engineer, Beacon.
The DG briefed
the Lt Governor about the present status of various ongoing projects in J&K
under Border Roads Organisation. He further informed him about the progress of
works on operationally critical roads in the area of responsibility and also
discussed with the Lt Governor various steps being taken to strengthen the road
network especially in remote and strategically important regions across
Further, the DG
apprised the Lt Governor that DPR of Rajouri- Thanamandi-Surankote and four
Packages of Akhnoor-Poonch have been approved. In addition, Uri-Poonch project
was also discussed in the meeting.
complimenting the BRO for their dedicated efforts of Nation Building through
infrastructure development, the Lt Governor advised the DG for putting up a
focused attention towards up-keep of the existing roads and asked him to
closely monitor the ongoing projects to ensure timely completion of the works
with highest quality.