MLA, DDC listen to people’s issues at Behrote

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RAJOURI: MLA Rajouri Adv Qamar Choudhary and District Development Commissioner, Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary on Wednesday convened a public meeting here at Behrote to assess the developmental needs of the area and listen to people’s issues.
A large number of people from Behrote and Kote attended the meeting and projected their demands. They demanded infrastructure development in Govt Higher Secondary School Behrote, upgradation of water supply schemes and other developmental works.
Responding to the demands, the MLA assured the locals that requisite steps will be taken for infrastructure development and meeting other demands projected by them. He commended the district administration for development oriented outreach programme which has resulted in resolution of long pending demands.
Various issues and demands were discussed in the meeting. The DDC directed for initiating the work on Dug Well and installation of 5 hand pumps in Behrote, besides 2 in Kote, construction of approach road and playground. He further directed for establishment of science lab, computer lab, smart room and examination hall at Govt Higher Secondary School Behrote.
It was decided in the meeting that steps will be initiated for construction of link road upto Gali Behrote and from Kote to Bhatian during the current financial year. A playground will be developed near school in addition to boundary wall and additional accommodation. The water supply intervention will benefit more than 500 families.
A number of developmental issued were resolved on the spot.
ACR Abdul Qayoom Mir, SDM Afzal Mirza, SDPO Iftkhar Choudhary, DPO Dr Abdul Khabir, Tehsildar Qadeer Rehman, BDO Plangarh and other officers attended the meeting.