Jugal Kishore chairs DISHA meet

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JAMMU: Member Parliament, Jammu-Poonch constituency Jugal Kishore Sharma on Monday chaired a meeting of District Development Coordination and Monitoring Committee – DISHA to review the physical and financial achievements under various centrally sponsored schemes being implemented in Jammu district here.
During the meeting, the members took a comprehensive review of physical and financial achievements of centrally sponsored schemes including MUDRA, PMGSY, DDUGJY , NRLM, PMUJ, SSA, RMSA, IWMP, PMFBY, PMKSY, PMUY, SAUBHAGYA, implementation of Swachh Bharat Mission etc.
The Deputy Commissioner Jammu gave a power point presentation on the achievements and progress made in the district under different schemes and informed about the latest status of various developmental projects.
Giving a detail position of Prime Minister Social Security Scheme, the DC informed that the number of accounts opened under Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana, Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana,Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana and Atal Pension Yojana were 272150, 74329, 169773 and 13844 respectively as on March 31, 2018.
The MP assessed the detailed report of Jammu-Akhnoor 4-laning mega project and instructed the concerned authorities and the executing agencies to initiate the work on the prestigious project as early as possible. He also reviewed the status of land acquisition and forest clearance / tree cutting and utility shifting under the project. Details of Jammu Ring Road costing Rs 1891.12 crore were also presented before the Committee.
“Under PMUY, out of total number of 63720 targeted households, 27601 PMUY KYC were completed, 21244 PMUY connections were installed, 25151 Extended PMUY KYC and 11290 were Extended PMUY connections”, the DC informed the Committee.
Kishore instructed the concerned functionaries to make sure that the benefits under various Central Sponsored Schemes must reach the deserving beneficiaries and further directed for the submission of detailed report of MUDRA beneficiaries.