JAMMU, June 17: Former Deputy Chief Minister and BJP senior leader Kavinder Gupta along with MLC, Vikram Randhawa started the blacktopping of the interior roads of Marakadian Mohalla in Model Town Ward No. 57, a segment of Gandhi Nagar constituency in presence of a large number of local residents.
Kavinder Gupta, while addressing a gathering on the occasion said that the road upgradation works worth Rs 70 crore had been sanctioned and approved in Gandhi Nagar constituency. Many works amongst the new approved list either have been completed or the work is under process. The remaining works shall be taken for execution shortly, he added.
He said Model Town residents will witness a facelift of the area. He said that he is duty bound to serve the people of the State in general and Gandhi Nagar area in particular. He said that he had made a promise during the 2014 elections to make Gandhi Nagar constituency a Model Constituency. To accomplish the dream, he has initiated various developmental works in his constituency, which have been completed or are near completion.
“The duty of the elected representatives is to serve the people of the constituency and I have made sincere efforts to reach out to people of the constituency for the provisions of the basic amenities to the public”, Gupta said and added that his doors are always open to the public.
He said BJP believes in the principle of “Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas and Sabka Vishwas”. Every elected JMC councillor from their respective wards has to play a constructive role and for the upliftment of the society and has to work for the residents of area irrespective of the party affiliation, he added.
MLC Vikram Randhawa in his address said that the due to sincere efforts and regular follow-ups by BJP legislators and former Deputy Chief Minister various developmental works have been approved and the same will be executed in phased manner. He appealed to the people of the area to strengthen the hands of BJP and wipe out such persons who only focus on vote bank politics.
Councillor from the ward Inderjeet Kour complimented, Kavinder Gupta and Vikram Randhawa for their support.