DB grants time for compliance report on Ambphalla-Janipur road widening

Excelsior Correspondent
JAMMU, July 11: In a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) regarding decongestion/widening of Ambphalla -Janipur road and Janipur-High Court Road, Division Bench of the State High Court comprising Justice Tashi Rabstan and Justice Sanjay Gupta today granted two weeks time for filing compliance report.
After hearing Senior AAG HA Siddiqui, DB observed, “with regard to the issue of de-congesting/widening of the Amphalla -Janipur road, it is stated that a detailed report has since been prepared and submitted by the RITES, which needs to be considered by the Planning Department and an appropriate decision is required to be taken on the same as to which of the options suggested by RITES has to be accepted and executed”.
“Let a considered decision be taken keeping in view the long term requirement, the pace of the expansion of the city and the ever increasing population. The decision taken should not be a quick fixed decision but a decision which would hold good for the coming years”, the DB said with the direction for filing compliance report by the next date of hearing.