KUPWARA, FEBRUARY 18:
Deputy Commissioner (DC), Kupwara, Imam Din convened a meeting of concerned Revenue Officers and Beacon Authorities, here today to review the progress of newly declared National Highway (NH), 701 from Baramulla to Chamkote Tanghar.
The Assistant Commissioner Revenue, Bashir Ahmad Bhat and Commanding Officer, Beacon were also present in the meeting.
It was given out that the NH connects Baramulla, Rafiaabad, Kupwara, Chowkibal and Chamkote Tanghar and has 5 Bypass roads in Baramulla and 4 bypasses in Kupwara district.These include bypass Kupwara, Trehgam , kralpora and Chowkibal.
The meeting discussed threadbare various issues and measures to ensure smooth and coflict free land acquisition in Kupwara district.
The DC directed the concerned officers to ensure exclusive joint inspection before erecting pegs at proposed sites. He asked officers to keep close coordination and work in tandem so that the project of national importance could be completed with in the target period and the people of the far off Kupwara district could get benefits of the greater communication facilities.
The Deputy Commissioner asked Beacon Authorities to take care of roads under their control and ensure that there should be no encroachment of roads in the district. He also assured full support from district Administration, by way of providing Magistrates with police back up, where ever necessary.
Assistant Commissioner Revenue also spoke in the meeting.
Among others, District Information Officer Kupwara, Tehsildar Kralpora and other concerned attended the meeting.