The progress on the ongoing Rural Infrastructural Development Fund (RIDF) Projects being executed by different departments in the District was Saturday reviewed by the District Development Commissioner, Mohammad Nazir Sheikh, here at a meeting with concerned officers.
The meeting was attended by Chief Planning Officer, Shama-Un Ahmed; Assistant Commissioner Revenue, Mohd Ashraf; District Sheep Husbandry Officer, Dr.Sarfraz Naseem Chowdhary; Chief Animal Husbandry Officer, Dr.Fazal Hussain; Chief Medical Officer, Dr.Sunil Sharma; ExEn PWD Rajouri, Mohd Zubair; ExEn PWD Nowshera, Prem Kapoor; ExEn PHE Rajouri, Mushtaq Ahmed; ExEn PHE Nowshera, Gurcharan Singh and ExEn I&FC Rajouri, Sageer Malik.
It was informed that as many as 93 RIDF Projects funded under NABARD are under implementation in the District by different departments and these projects pertain to Health, Jal Shakti, Animal Husbandry and Sheep Husbandry Department and include critical Rural infrastructure like roads, bridges, water supply schemes, PHCs, Veterinary Hospitals and Sheep Extension Centres.
While reviewing the progress on these projects, the concerned developments gave a detailed account of the physical as well as financial progress achieved so far.
The DDC reviewed scheme wise progress of the projects and asked the concerned officers to personally monitor the progress of work and set monthly targets to achieve the desired results.
He directed the concerned executing agencies to accelerate the pace of the execution and ensure that the works on the projects are completed within the set deadlines so that necessary benefits can be provided to the common masses for whom these projects have been sanctioned.