REASI: Assistant Commissioner Development, M.Y. Malik, along with an officers’ teamFriday inspected various development works being executed and completed by Rural Development Department under MGNREGA worth Rs. 1 crore in Panchayats Dera and Kanjali, so far.
The major works included crate works in Kanjali and Dera Baba areas, pond in Shapano, lane drains from Nallah to Surgal Mohalla, diversion drain at Dera and related works at Dera Baba.
The team also conducted an inspection of tiling work in ward-1 and Middle School, lane drain construction near Chenab river beside other locations in Panchayat Dera Baba and similar works at Thanoul.
During the Gram Sabha meets, held by the team later, apart from identifying development works, a detailed survey was also proposed for including the left out beneficiaries in the socioeconomic data for ensuring their coverage under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana and other welfare schemes.
The department also distributed job cards among the workers besides making them aware of schemes and programmes of the government.