JAMMU, Dec 4: Former Deputy Chief Minister & senior BJP leader, Kavinder Gupta kick started the black topping work at Shanti Nagar, Kunjwani in Ward No. 55 in presence of Pritam Singh Corporator from Ward.
While addressing the gathering, Gupta said BJP is committed to improve the living conditions of the people of the State. “BJP is committed to provide area based smart solutions to infrastructure and services in the State”. He said that number of road macadamization and up-gradation works have been taken up with special thrust on the use of quality material.
Highlighting the achievements of present dispensation in PWD, PHE and other sectors, Kavinder Gupta apprised that more than 650 km road length has been upgraded, more than 385 transformers and 14000 new electric poles have been installed in Gandhi Nagar Constituency in the past three years all the already approved works will be executed by the concerned agencies in phased manner, he added.
Gupta said that since Jammu city has been included in Smart City and the JMC is having its elected House which shall focus on implementing all the Centrally sponsored schemes for the development of Jammu as per Master Plan. He said the elected Corporators from the respective areas has to play a vital role for the overall development of their Wards and they should come forward forgetting the party affiliations so as to make the Gandhi Nagar Assembly Segment a Model Constituency.
He said in last few days many works have already been started and in coming days we are going to start many approved projects. He also emphasized on the role of the inhabitants of the area to cooperate with the departments regarding illegal and unauthorised constructions. He further said that before starting of any new construction people must get the authorisation from the concerned departments as per the Jammu Master Plan so that the Government agencies can provide all the basic amenities in proper and cost effective way.
Gupta assured full support to Corporator, Pritam Singh with regards to the development of the Ward. Gupta said his doors are always open for anyone who has any complaint or suggestion for the development of the area. The people informed former Deputy Chief Minister about their grievances and problems pertaining to up-gradation of power infrastructure, sanitation and extension of existing drainage system in the area.
Responding to the demands put forth by the locals regarding various development issues in the area, Gupta assured that all their genuine demands would be looked into on priority and will be forwarded to the concerned authorities for early approvals and execution of the works.
Gupta was accompanied by Vinay Gupta, Harbans Choudhary, Jadish Langer, Dalbir Singh, Joginder Singh Raman Kumar among others.