JAMMU, Feb 4: Former Minister and Ex-MLA Jammu West, Sat Sharma (CA) started construction works of lane and drain at Wazir Lane area of Ward 41. Sharma was accompanied by State secretary, BJP & Corporator, Sanjay Baru, Mandal president, Keshav Chopra, Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC) officials, local residents and political activists of the area.
The works will be constructed under the supervision of JMC at an estimated cost of Rs 3.5 lakh and the funds were sanctioned from the Constituency Development Fund (CDF) of former MLA. The work got delayed due to administrative reasons but the same were taken up as soon as the process got cleared.
Speaking on the occasion, Sat Sharma said that development has reached new heights in Jammu West and the situation which was in the Assembly segment five years back has totally changed and now every ward in Jammu West is developed to its fullest which shows that constituency is reaching to the mark of a Model Constituency.
He said the works of the lane and drain which was started today were processed after a deputation led by the corporator met him during his tenure as MLA and on the demands of locals, he immediately sanctioned the amount from his CDF so that a proper infrastructure could be provided to inhabitants and with the construction of the same, hundreds of people will be benefitted.
Sanja Baru complimented the proactive approach of former MLA and stated that though J&K Legislative Assembly was dissolved more than one year ago still former MLA fully in touch with masses of Jammu West and during his tenure crores of rupess were spent in the Ward which has changed the overall scenario of development in the whole Constituency.