There are many mega projects under construction in Jammu and Kashmir and they have been funded under PMDP. Showing the urgency for the completion of these projects, the Union Home Secretary reviewed PMDP projects under Implementation in UT of J&K.
During the interaction with J&K administration Chief Secretary assured of all support to the implementing agencies. He stressed on expediting the work on road projects
The high level was conducted by the Union Home Secretary, and he reviewed the implementation of projects under Prime Minister’s Development Package (PMDP) in J&K with the Chief Secretary and other Senior Secretaries of UT of J&K.
53 projects at a cost of ₹ 58,477 crore are being executed under the PMDP. Twenty nine projects have already been completed/ substantially completed while twelve more projects will be completed during the current financial year. Another six projects are likely to be completed by the end of 2023.
Giving details of the construction of 6000 tenements for Kashmiri Pandit migrants in the valley, Dr. Mehta informed that the work on most of the tenements is going on at a brisk pace. He said that 1324 tenements will be completed by December, 2022 and additional 672 tenements would be constructed by October next year. Dr. Mehta expressed confidence that all the remaining tenements will be completed by 2023.