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KATHUA, Jan 8: District Development Commissioner (DDC) O P Bhagat, today asked Chairpersons of Block Development Council of the district to priorities work plan under Gram Panchayat Development Plan (GPDP) in such a way that crucial sectors like power, health, drinking water and education could be focused and funds can be utilized in a proper way besides emphasis can be laid on water conservation and devising ways for holistic development of the villages.
DDC was addressing meeting of BDC Chairpersons, District Officers, Executive Engineers of R&B, PHE and PDD, Block Development Officers and other officers of line department. The meeting discussed various issues related to formulation of action plan submitted by BDC Chairpersons, installation of Drop Boxes in Panchayat Ghars, improvement in electricity distribution system, augmentation of PHE network, distribution of solar streetlights in panchayats and road connectivity issues.
DDC also directed the ACD to immediately install drop boxes in every panchayat so that suggestions and complaints in villages can be redressed. He further advised the BDC chairpersons that they along with Sarpanch and BDO can identify beneficiaries under different welfare schemes and submit the list to the concerned department. He further stresses on completing all incomplete houses under PMAY (G) and IHHLs before March 2020 and asked the BDC chairpersons to expedite these constructions to achieve the objective.