Mayor, JMC chairs Standing Committees’ Meeting

Mayor JMC Chander Mohan Gupta addressing standing committee meeting at Jammu on Thursday.
Mayor JMC Chander Mohan Gupta addressing standing committee meeting at Jammu on Thursday.

Excelsior Correspondent

Jammu, July 27: Mayor, Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC) Chander Mohan Gupta chaired General Functions & Finance and Planning Standing Committee meetings in the Conference Hall of JMC here, today.
Members of General Functions Standing Committee Akshay Sharma, Dinesh Gupta, Miss. Bhanu Mahajan, Anu Bali, Sucha Singh, Sunita Gupta, Surjeet Singh, Neeraj Puri and members of Finance and Planning Standing Committee Sunita Koul, Anil Masoon, Anita Sharma, Nidhi Mangotra, Gourav Chopra, Neena Gupta, Ashok Singh and Anil Kumar were present in the meeting. Joint Commissioner (A) Pardeep Singh, Assistant. Commissioner (R), Prem Singh, Chief Accounts Officer, Joginder Sharma, Executive Engineers (C), (T) and (E),  AEE (M), Health Officer, CTO, MVO, STP, Revenue officers of JMC also attended the meeting.
In the General Functions Committee meeting, a threadbare discussion on the functions related to the establishment matters and general public importance issues were discussed. In the meeting Mayor issued directions to all the officers to work with zeal and dedication and to generate resources for improvements so that general public is benefitted. The Mayor directed the concerned officers to generate more revenues for smooth functioning of JMC.
In the Finance and Planning Standing Committee meeting, the Mayor discussed in detail the financing of the Corporation, scrutinizing proposals for increase of revenue of JMC, leases of corporation properties and other revenue generating resources. He issued directions to the Joint Commissioner (works) to focus on renovation of community halls of JMC so that more resources of revenue shall be generated.  Mayor also directed the Enforcement Wing to issue notices to those commercial establishments who have installed generators outside their establishments causing inconvenience to the general public and traffic congestions. He also issued directions to the officers that stern action be initiated against those who are doing commercial activities in the municipal residential flats. It was also decided in the meeting that 25 Safai Karamcharies will be provided to extended wards. Mayor also discussed in the meeting a proposal to make a Rehri Haat in Jammu for Street vendors by which the roads of Jammu city can be decongested besides rehabilitating the street vendors.
He complimented all the members for putting their new ideas before the Standing Committee meetings. He also assured the citizens of Jammu city that JMC is working for the betterment of Jammu city.