Physical verification of development projects in full swing in Rajouri district


RAJOURI : To ensure transparency and accountability in Government expenditure, the teams of Planning Development and Monitoring (Now Finance department) department today conducted verification of under execution projects & completed Projects in different areas of Rajouri district in consonance to the recent directions issued by the Chief Secretary, J&K, who is also Financial Commissioner, Finance Department.

District Statistics and Evaluation Officer, Bilal Rashid Mir, on the directions issued by the Director General ( E&S) A.K Gandotra and Rajesh Kumar Shavan, District Development Commissioner Rajouri, inspected various developmental works executed in the district among the works enlisted by the Finance Department for 100% Physical Verification.

As per District Statistics and Evaluation Officer teams comprising officers and officials of the Planning, Development and Monitoring Department (Now Finance Department) inspected developmental works being executed by the Public Works Department, Rural Engineering Wing, JPDCL, SAMAGRA.

A number of projects have been kept in the Plan, for verification this week, belonging to different departments, for which District Statistics and Evaluation Officer, (Dy. Director Planning) Bilal Rashid deployed various teams, to ascertain the factual position regarding the execution of the projects on ground and their utility cum outcome, after completion, being public benefitted schemes.

The teams have been assigned the task to carry out hundred-percent physical verification of works and projects in the district.

The inspecting teams examined whether all basic codal formalities like AA, Technical Sanction, e-tendering have been adhered to besides examining availability of budgetary support, DPR, tendered/allotted cost and expenditure incurred etc. They further verified any visible and major deficiency which requires the attention of the executing agencies for remedial necessary action.

The DSEO informed that the physical verification of 43 projects/ works has been done in the last week and 06 projects were inspected today, including dropped out Languishing Projects executed in the last fiscals viz Main road from Panihad to Khurad, Road from Gujjar Mohalla Dori Mai to Panadagai Jamola Upper and Gujjar Basti Sara to GMS Najro, Panadagai Jamola Upper approved under JKIDFC. Besides this, SO Planning Kalakote along with other Team members inspected 4 roads including PMGSY roads falling in Kalakote Zone namely road from Dalyote to Dhanwan and road from Bathera to Ghawan.