Rural development is one of the areas of great focus for the Jammu and Kashmir administration so that there is a turnaround in the rural economy of Jammu and Kashmir.
In this connection recently Divisional Commissioner Kashmir held a detailed performance review of RDD schemes in various districts. While getting the on spot assessment report from his officials, he directed BDOs to improve working, blacklist underperforming contractors.
Similarly Divisional Commissioner Jammu recently held a review meeting of the rural development works in his division and asked the BDO’s to monitor all the works and see for themselves that the contractors do not miss the timelines set by the government.
He reviewed the performance of the Rural Development Department under various schemes including MGNREGA, with concerned officers. In the meeting he was given a detailed powerpoint presentation on District wise/Panchayat wise status of works taken up under MGNREGA, PMAY, convergence, 14th FC and other schemes.
During the meeting various issues were discussed which includes completion of PMAY(Gramin) houses, Aadhar seeding of MGNREGA workers, Aadhar based payments, Payment of MGNREGA wages, status of MGNREGA works, registration of contractors at Panchayat level, B2V3 works, progress of 14th FC works, CD Panchayats, construction of BDCs, DDC offices, and various other issues related to development works.