KATHUA, September 07: Deputy Commissioner Kathua Rahul Pandey visited Bani Remote Block today and provided an update on ongoing works besides inspecting the proposed sites for the bus station and Kendriya Vidyalaya, Bani.
The DC was accompanied by ADC Basohli, CPO Kathua, Tehsildar Bani and other relevant officers.
The DC visited the site identified for Bus Stand and Kendriya Vidyalaya, ordered BRO authorities to complete the ongoing concrete bridge works across the Sewa River at Asso village within the stipulated time so that the existing Bailey Bridge be moved to approach the road connecting Kendriya Vidyalaya to provide road connectivity.
While inquiring about the condition of the bridge at Mela Ground Bani, DC was informed that new drawings have been submitted to higher authorities for verification and further approval due to the change in alignment.
The DC has focused on addressing road connectivity issues in remote areas as a matter of priority to benefit remote residents of the district.