Jammu, Feb 23:
Union Minister of State, PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, Dr.
Jitendra Singh, on Sunday inaugurated various roads constructed under Pradhan
Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY).
along with Divisional Commissioner, Sanjeev Verma, Commissioner Secretary
R&B, Khurshid Ahmad Shah dedicated the PMGSY roads to the rural population
of far flung areas of various districts through e-inauguration from Jammu.
Secretary informed the Minister that these roads have been constructed in 6
districts of Jammu Division including Kathua, Udhampur, Reasi, Doda, Ramban and
Kishtwar benefitting 61 habitations. The total length of these roads is 137.285
Km which has been constructed with an expenditure of Rs. 74.74 crore.
gathering, Union Minister assured every possible help to the district
administrations in their endeavors towards overall growth and
development. He congratulated the department for completing the projects
in time and said that the central government under the guidance of Prime
Minister Narendra Modi is committed for overall development of J&K.
Among others DCs
of all the six districts, officers and officials of the concerned departments
and public representatives were present on the occasion.
Union Minister honored Dogri writer Shiv Nirmohi for being awarded the