Mayor starts development works at Bantalab


JAMMU: Continuing his drive to provide better development & civic amenities to the citizens of Jammu, Chander Mohan Gupta, Mayor JMC along with Bali Bhagat former Minister of J&K, Narinder Singh Jamwal Chairman Health & Sanitation Committee, Kuldeep Singh Chib Chairman of Social Justice Committee on Saturday started the construction of work of culvert/pulley near Radha Swami Satsang Ghar at Keran (Bantalab) Jammu of Ward No 63.
Rajinder Singh Chib Jammu rural Distt President BJP, Pardeep Aggarwal Secretary, Rajesh Anand, Ajay Vaid members of Radha Swami Satsang Ghar and other prominent inhabitants of the locality as well as Rajesh Bhagat Executive Engineer, Rohit Puri Assistant Executive Engineer, Junior Engineer & other supervisory staff of PWD, concerned Junior Engineer of the area as well as contractor were also present.
Mayor said that in every rainy season the Nallah flowing from upper side towards the Satsang Ghar overflows & causes havoc in the locality due to which pedestrians as well as drivers riding on vehicles face great hardships and sometimes get themselves injured due to heavy flow of water coming on the roadside.
He further told that it was the long pending demands of the inhabitants of Bantalab & its surrounding localities as well as management committee of this religious place and due to hectic efforts of the concerned Councillor, this much needed work of construction of pulley measuring about 22 meters length has been started today by the PWD.
He also directed the concerned Engineers to get the work completed within stipulated time frame & by applying best quality construction materials for its long durability and hope that after its competition the motorists will pass through the area without any further interruption.
He also appealed to the locals not to throw garbage, wastes, polythene etc in this Nallah to avoid any type of blockage of the water.