BANDIPORA : The Chairman, District Development Council (DDC) Bandipora, Ab Gani Bhat Tuesday presided over a review meeting encompassing various ongoing developmental projects within the region.
The meeting was attended by Vice Chairperson of DDC Bandipora Kowsar Shafeeq, members of the DDC and Block Development Council (BDC) of Bandipora. Additional District Development Commissioner (ADDC) Ali Afsar Khan and Assistant Commissioner Development (ACD) Bandipora, Mohammad Ashraf Hakak were also present in the meeting.
It was informed that out of 175 works approved in DDC grants, 154 have been tendered out and remaining 21 have pending estimates. Additionally, 93 works have been approved in BDC grants, out of which 80 have been administratively accorded. Furthermore, 1,203 works approved in PRI grants, out of which 1,149 works have administrative approval accorded.
It was also informed that under DDC grants, 574.79 lacs, and 331.82 lacs have been released. Under BDC grants, 242.65 lacs funds have been approved, under which 121.33 lacs have been released. Under PRI grants, 3,248.13 lacs have been approved, under which 1,594.95 lacs have been released.
During the meeting, the chairman stressed on the importance of expediting ongoing development initiatives aimed at enhancing the overall socio-economic landscape of the district.
The meeting reviewed the progress, assessed challenges and discussed innovative solutions to ensure these projects reach their completion efficiently and timely.