Samba, July 02: District Development Commissioner, Rohit Khajuria, chaired a meeting of district officers to review progress achieved under District Capex Budget, Border Area Development Programme, “Back to Village program” and languishing projects in the district.
The meeting was attended by Chief Planning Officer, Sukhleen Kour, Assistant Commissioner Development, Sidharath Dhiman, Chief Medical Officer, Dr. R Samyal, Chief Education Officer, Kulwant kour, Executive Engineers of PHE, PWD, R&B, District Youth and Sports Officer besides other concerned officers.
DDC reviewed the physical and financial achievements of Education, Health, PWD, PHE, PDD, RDD, Youth Services and Sports, Health, Animal Husbandry, and other departments under the district plan.
While reviewing the progress of line departments, the DDC stressed taking concrete steps to complete ongoing projects at the earliest. He emphasized for projecting detailed action plan under BADP for the year 2020-2021. He also reviewed progress on different works recommended under the Back to Village program, Languishing project scheme, and directed the executing agencies to ensure timely completion of the same.
DDC also had detailed discussion on the construction of PMAY houses, implementation of the Mid Day Meal scheme, development of sports infrastructure in the district, the functioning of newly constructed girls hostel, different water supply schemes, major projects of PWD, and RDD.
District Horticulture Officer was asked to furnish a detailed plan of action for tapping horticulture potential, including marketing strategies and establishment of Mandis in the district. He was asked to submit a feasibility report in this regard within a week’s time.
DDC, while exhorting upon the district officers to work proactively to attain the desired results, asked them to report the latest status of developments works being executed in the district along with photographs.