ANANTNAG: District Development Commissioner (DDC), Anantnag, Mohammad Younis Malik on Thursday directed the concerned officers to mobilise all the sources for effective and timely completion of developmental projects. He directed the concerned executing agencies to “speed up the construction work on various projects.
He emphasised upon the officers to ensure accountability and timely completion of all projects and asked for reconciliation among intending departments and executing agencies for better results and timely completion of the works.
The DDC was speaking while reviewing the physical and financial achievements of various departments under District CAPEX Budget 2018-19, here on Thursday.
The DDC reviewed sector-wise progress of projects undertaken by different departments/agencies under District CAPEX Budget 2018-19 allocation and other GoI-sponsored schemes. He reviewed the schemes of Rural Development Department, Irrigation and Flood Control, R&B, PMGSY, Health, PDD, Animal Husbandry, Fisheries Education, Youth Services & Sports, PHE, Sheep and Animal Husbandry and others, an official handout read.
An allocation of Rs 199.5 crore has been sanctioned for the district under CAPEX Budget 2018-19 and out of available Rs 81.58 crores, an expenditure of 68.65 crore has been made till the end of September, 2018 which is 84.14% of the total availability, read the handout.
“Under MGNREGA, an expenditure of Rs 5554.06 lacs has been booked upto the end of September, 2018 besides a liability of Rs 5295.56 lacs has been cleared out of the previous years. 6182 works out of the taken up plus spill over 8565 works. Under PMAY against 2042 BPL families 1st installment of Rs 893.00 lacs, under 2nd installment Rs 525.00 lacs and under 3rd installment of Rs 128.00 lacs has been disbursed among the beneficiaries under the scheme 336 house have been completed. Under MGNREGA job cards have been issued to 90587 workers,” it read.
Under Youth Services and Sports sector, the handout further read that an expenditure of Rs 2.30 lacs has been made, out of the availability of Rs 5.66 lacs, against an allocation of Rs 11.32 lacs for the year 2018-19. “Similarly, under Khelo India Programme, 36 play fields have been identified for repairs and renovation purpose, out of which repairs of 18 play fields have been identified,” it read.
25 kms of road length has been mecdamised and mecadamisation is in progress on 30 kms under PMGSY sector.
The progress under Power, R&B, PHE, I&FC, Health, Agriculture, Horticulture, Animal Husbandry, Forest, Fisheries, and Sheep Husbandry was also reviewed and progress was found satisfactory.
Detailed discussions were also held on various issues related to effective implementation of vital schemes and projects in the district, the handout added.