JAMMU: Minister for Urban Development and Urban Local Bodies Nawang Rigzin Jora on Tuesday conducted tour of Jammu city and took stock of the pace of progress on various developmental projects being executed under Urban Development sector.
During the tour, the minister visited fruit and vegetable market at Muthi and took stock of pace of construction work there, under execution by the Jammu Municipal Corporation. He directed the concerned for accelerating the pace of construction work ensuring timely completion of the fruit market.
The market spread over four kanals of land and is being constructed at a project cost of Rs 76 lakh. He was informed that the work on the same is going-on in full swing and is expected to be completed soon.
The minister also inspected the Durga Nagar Park having area of eight kanals to be completed at an estimated cost of Rs 26 lakh. He directed the executing agencies to complete the same within stipulated time frame so that the people of the area will avail benefit of the park.
Earlier, the minister visited the site for construction of proposed 96 flats developed on an area of about 15.5 kanals. The proposed flat having accommodation of 3 BHK and servant room in an area of 1819 sq ft.
Later, he took stock of other civic works in the vicinity.