SMC Commissioner reviews progress of various projects under AMRUT, JTPRF

Srinagar, May 20: Commissioner Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) Mir Tariq Ali chaired meeting to review the progress of various projects being executed under AMRUT and JTPRF here at Municipal central office Karan Nagar.
During the course of meeting various components of AMRUT including storm water drainage at different places in Srinagar, sewerage and septage, Urban Transportation, Development of Multi level parking and Green spaces were reviewed at length.
It was informed in the meeting that total number of thirty projects have been identified under AMRUT.
Out of these thirty, twenty nine projects have been tendered in which 27 stands allotted that includes three sewerage and septage, 10 urban transport, 6 drainage, 6 green spaces, and 1 each under water works and Rejuvenation.
Commissioner SMC was also apprised that five projects have got completed including storm water drainage Mallbagh, storm water drainage Gangbugh, Extension of Tulip Garden, Development of Park/Green space (Bemina Park) Idle Park at Pantha Chowk.
While stressing on submission of report on the prescribed format for projects completed, Commissioner SMC further reviewed status of reforms under AMRUT and status of NOC’s to be sought from other departments.
It was also identified that 19 projects are under execution.
Besides a review of all the projects/procurement along with physical and financial status of projects thereof was also taken.
Among others meeting was attended by Additional Commissioner SMC Nazir Ahmed Baba, FA/ CAO Gh Nabi Bhat, Joint Commissioner Adm Syed Abul Qasim, Joint Commissioner Works SMC, S.E Drainage circle, Deputy Director P&M SMC, Exn Right River Works, Exn left River Works, Exn CDC SMC, Exn S&D II, Exn MCD, Exn Mechanical SMC, 17 Nodal officers/representatives of SDA, LAWDA, Floriculture Kashmir, UEED and PHE Kmr and Team leader PDMC, AMRUT, IPE Global. (KNS)