Reviews H&UDD work
SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 18: To review the functioning of Housing and Urban Development Department (H&UDD) a meeting of the Department Related Standing Committee (DRSC-I) of Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Council was held here today under the Chairmanship of MLC Qaiser Jamsheed Lone.
Legislators, Khursheed Aalam, Aga Syed Mehmood, G.L.Raina and Ghulam Nabi Monga attended the meeting.
While reviewing the overall functioning of the Department, the Committee expressed satisfaction over the performance on various components. The meeting observed that the department must update all programmes and works should be carried out strictly as per the guidelines to achieve the objective of these schemes.
The Committee was briefed the H&UDD from 2015 till ending August 2017 generated income of Rs 28661.94 lakhs. Out of this the Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) has earned Rs 10542.67 lakhs on account of their Corporate Committee Shops and godowns, while as the Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC) has earned 6513.30 lakhs for the same purpose.
Likewise, the Committee was informed, the Directorate of Urban Local Bodies Kashmir has generated an amount of Rs 6830.17 lakhs from their shops and go downs during the period, while as the Directorate of Urban Local Bodies Jammu has earned Rs 4775.80 lakhs during the period.
The Committee also directed the officers to take up the development of different dwelling units under BSUP. It further directed that parking slots and other related issues should also be considered under relevant scheme so that people are served in a best possible way.
Commissioner Secretary, SMC Dr. Shafqat Khan, Director Urban Local Bodies Reyaz Ahmad, Chief Engineer, JKUEED, M.H.Lone,Vice Chairman, Srinagar Development Authority A. M. Raina, CEO UDAK Ghulm Jeelani and senior officers of concerned departments and Council Secretariat attended the meeting.