Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today laid the foundation of three developmental projects in Jammu being built by the Housing & Urban Development Department.
The Chief Minister laid the foundation of a hostel for working women at Boria to be built at a cost of Rs 4.16 crore. The 41 room hostel has a capacity of accommodating 73 persons. It would have all the basic facilities of kitchen, computer lab, office, badminton court, child care room and other ammenities.
Mehbooba Mufti directed the completion of the hostel within a year’s time so that the working women doing their job in the city are facilitated at the earliest.
The Chief Minister also laid the foundation of a night shelter for Urban homeless to be built at a cost of Rs 1.86 crore.
Development, Asiea Naqash; former Deputy Speaker, Legislative Assembly, Muhammad Sartaj Madni; Divisional Commissioner, Jammu, M K Bhandari; IGP, Jammu SD Singh Jamwal; officers of several wings of Urban Development Department and divisional administration were present on the occasion.
Earlier in the day, the Chief Minister reached Jammu on a two day visit.