Srinagar: Governor N N Vohra Tuesday expressed serious concern over the “very slow” progress of construction on Jehangir Chowk-Rambagh flyover, and grade separator at Radio Kashmir Junction.
At a high level meeting, reviewing progress on construction of flyovers, Vohra directed CEO, ERA, Satish Razdan, to immediately resolve pending issues relating to the projects and ensure “most expeditious” execution to ensure that both these works are completed without any further delay. He directed CEO to regularly monitor progress and forward fortnightly status reports to the Raj Bhavan, an official statement issued here said.
Vohra also reviewed the status of infrastructure works under Planning and was informed by Principal Secretary Planning and Monitoring Department, Rohit Kansal, that development works valuing Rs. 3000 crore could be projected to the Government of India for securing the third Tranche of ADB loan. Governor directed Kansal to ensure that a basket of prioritised projects of roads, bridges, water-supply, sanitation and of other relevant concerns valuing Rs. 4000 crore were prepared and projected to Government of India without delay. Governor was informed that all Flyovers in Jammu had been completed.