KULGAM: District Development Commissioner (DDC) Kulgam, Dr Shamim Ahmad Wani on Wednesday chaired a meeting to review the physical and financial achievements of the departments under District CAPEX Budget.
The DDC took sector wise review of projects undertaken by different departments/agencies funded under District CAPEX Budget allocation. He reviewed the progress of Rural Development Department, Irrigation and Flood Control, R&B, Health, PDD, Animal Husbandry, Education, Youth Services and Sports, PHE, Sheep and Animal Husbandry etc. He also stressed on optimal utilisation of the funds for better results.
An allocation of Rs 133.77 crore was sanctioned for the district under CAPEX Budget 2018-2019. The meeting was informed about the progress achieved in various sectors during the present financial year. It was given out that under R&B sector macdamisation on 53.36 kms has been accomplished in the district and work on Vethvethroo Babpora bridge has also been completed.
ACD informed the meeting that with an expenditure of Rs 1.3 crore RDD has taken up 75 works in convergence mode with line departments and has completed 53 works of different nature and rest work projects are in final stage of completion and under special development plan 28 works are executed by RDD with an estimate cost of 1.40 crore and the work projects will be completed within the stipulated time frame.
AD fisheries briefed the DDC that restoration of water supply to trout fish farm Chawalgam has been completed.
It was also given out in the meeting that Artificial Breeding station is complete in all respects.
Detailed discussions were held on various issues related to effective implementation of vital schemes in the district.
The DDC directed the concerned officers to mobilise all the sources for effective and timely completion of developmental projects.
The DDC directed the concerned Executing Agencies to speed up the construction work on various Mega Projects including District Hospital IPD block, Maternity Hospital and at all other projects.