Kavinder inspects development works, takes stock of public grievances

Speaker Kavinder Gupta interacting with people in Gandhi Nagar constituency on Thursday.
Speaker Kavinder Gupta interacting with people in Gandhi Nagar constituency on Thursday.

Excelsior Correspondent
JAMMU, Dec 7: Speaker State Assembly and MLA, Gandhi Nagar, Kavinder Gupta today undertook extensive tour of various localities of his constituency and interacted with people at these places.
He visited areas of Bathindi, Channi Himmat, Deeli, GTB Nagar, Polli Hill and Sunjwan Panchayat and interacted with the local residents.
The Speaker was briefed by the people of Sunjwan and Narwal regarding the needs of the area like the issue of power supply to the tube well catering the requirement of the area and the up gradation of existing transformers and blacktopping of internal roads.
Replying to the issues put forth by the people, the Speaker said that additional transformers have been sanctioned for the area and the work for its installation will be completed very soon along with the ongoing blacktopping which will cover each and every corner.
He also inspected the work for construction of roads and the blacktopping of roads at Polli Hill, Sunjwan, GTB Nagar, Chatta and adjoining areas.
He said the work will be completed with an estimated cost of Rs 2.68 crore approximately and the same was executed by the Department of Public Works.
The Speaker also held public darbars at GTB Nagar and Chatta. He listened to the grievances of the people by visiting various areas of these localities.
The residents demanded construction of culvert connecting their area with Ratti Srari, up gradation of lanes and drains, protection works for their house and lands, regular supply of ration, up gradation of primary school and implementation of State sponsored and Centrally sponsored schemes.
He assured full support to the locals and asked that all their genuine demands will be fulfilled on priority.
SUM South, Sou Pargal, BOD Satwari Shahid Mughal, Executive Engineer, PWD(R&B), Rajan Mengi,  Ankush Gupta, Kulbir Charak, Harbajan Singh, Er. Ashwani Khosla, S.Balwant Singh, Ch.  Mohd, Iqbal, Amit Gupta, Maan Singh, Liaqat Ali were prominent among others.