The Hilly district of Kishtwar in Jammu region along with many such districts is getting special attention from the central government and J&K administration.
With the result Kishtwar district is growing and there is visible improvement in the completion of infrastructure projects and also new roads are being constructed.
Recently LG Manoj Sinha took a review meeting of Kishtwar district and said that he has instructed the administration to complete all the projects within the timeline.
He inaugurated three mega projects worth Rs 20.48 cr including two PMDP projects – Rs 12 cr worth 25 Bedded Sub-District Hospital at Atholi Padder and a New receiving station 33/11KV at Hatta costing Rs 4.31 cr, besides 70R Double lane steel truss Bridge over river Chenab at Bhandarkoot under CSS build at the cost of Rs 4.17 cr.
He laid foundation stone for projects costing Rs 35.55 cr including two education sector projects- construction of Additional Accommodations at GHSS Palmar and GHS Drubeel at a cost of Rs 2.53 cr and Rs 1.20 cr respectively; 15 Water Supply Schemes (WSS) under Jal Jeevan Mission worth Rs 31.33 cr and Sports Stadium Palmar stage-l costing Rs 50 lakh.
While examining the progress of mega development projects and saturation of UT and Centrally Sponsored Schemes (CSS), he directed the executing agencies to ensure timely completion of the projects and urgent resolution of the bottlenecks.