Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan, today convened a meeting to review the progress of land acquisition for construction of 4-lanning of Srinagar-Sonamarg-Gumri Road.
Additional Commissioner Kashmir, Deputy Commissioner Ganderbal, Chief Engineer Beacon, CEO Sonamarg Development Authority, Commanding Officer GREF, Collector Land Acquisition Ganderbal, Defence Estate Officer, Chief Engineer HIMANK and other concerned officials were present in the meeting whereas Deputy Commissioner Kargil participated via video conferencing.
During the meeting, Div Com was informed that 1859.06 Kanals of land fall under the project.
Regarding land acquisition cases, the Div Com asked the concerned Deputy Commissioners and concerned authorities to work in synergy to resolve all pending issues. He further directed the revenue officers to keep liaison with the concerned officers to ensure speedy disposal of the land acquisition cases and clear all bottlenecks immediately within a week.
Khan also directed the officers to remove all encroachments and shift utilities immediately which are lying on the acquired land so that the work on this prestigious project should be started soon.