Rajouri : The modalities for the formulation of Block and District Rural Road plans under the PMGSY-III phase were today discussed here at a meeting chaired by the District Development Commissioner Rajouri, Rajesh K Shavan.
The meeting was attended by CPO, Mohammad Khurshid; Superintend Engineer PWD, Shahid Latief; District Planning Officer, Chander Kant Bhagat; ExEn PWD Rajouri, Mohammad Zubair; ExEn PWD Nowshera, Prem Kapoor; ExEn PMGSY Rajouri, Subash Chander and ExEn PMGSY Budhal, Abdul Gani. Besides, the BDC Chairpersons and the Members of the District Development Councils of different Constituencies of the district were also present in the meeting.
The meeting was informed that under the phase-III of the PMGSY, the upgradation of the existing rural roads of the PWD and REW shall be carried out and the action plan in this regard will be formulated with the consent of the PRIs concerned.
The meeting was also apprised that an elaborate exercise has been carried out for the identification of the unconnected rural habitations and the roads which need upgrading.
The DDC, while speaking at the meeting, asked the BDC Chairpersons and DDC members to formulate the action plan keeping in view the need of their areas so that maximum population get the benefit of the connectivity. He also asked for the involvement of people while formulating the plan.