JAMMU: Minister of State for Hajj & Auqaf, PHE and Irrigation &Flood Control, Power Development, Industries & Commerce, Syed Farooq Ahmad Andrabi today visited different places to review the progress of various ongoing projects of Auqaf department in the winter capital of the State.
During his visit to Auqaf Boys Hostel behind Science College Jammu, the Minister took stock of construction works and facilities being provided to the inmate students. The hostel provides accommodation to the students of far flung areas who come to Jammu city for pursuing higher education.
Andrabi was informed that the hostel has capacity for accommodating 150 students. He was informed that the construction of pending works to provide improved facilities to the inmates are going on round the clock.
The Minister took a round of the Hostel and surroundings of the building. He directed the concerned officials to finish the pending works within one month.