Crescent Kashmir

Kupwara in focus

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Border district of Kupwara is in focus as the government is trying to complete all the important projects within the timelines set by the authorities.

At the same time J&K administration is trying to implement all the central schemes, especially the health schemes in this district.

Recently the Union Minister of State for Petroleum, Natural Gas, Labour and Employment visited Kupwara and inaugurated the Indoor Sports Complex at Sports Stadium, Galizoo. The Complex was completed at a cost of Rs.1 crore. The Indoor Stadium is meant for sports activities to boost the physical activities of the youth of Kupwara especially during the winter season. The Minister himself participated in the game of badminton.

He also inaugurated a Power Receiving Station worth Rs. 538 lakh at Galizoo. The Station will benefit Kupwara Town, Zangli and Salkoot areas and also relieve existing 2×10 MVA Receiving Station Tikker.

He inaugurated E-Shram Registration Camp at the same place.

He distributed gas connections under the Ujjwala scheme at Galizoo among the deserving women beneficiaries.

He inaugurated Steel Girder Bridge (92 meter Span) at Kanthpora in Lolab Valley of Kupwara district. The bridge, completed at a cost of Rs.635 lakh, will add connectivity to dozens of villages in the area including Putshia, Doniwari, Kanthpora and Peer Mohalla.

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