POONCH, MAY 09: District Development Commissioner Mohammad Aijaz Asad today took stock of ongoing works taken up under key developmental sectors during an extensive tour of areas of the Sub-Division Mendhar.

The inspected works included construction of conference hall of Dak Bungalow Mendhar, Mankote bridge taken up under CRF, Upcoming building of SDH Mendhar, Eklavya Model School, Dharana Chowk and bus stand Mendhar.

Emphasising the importance of these projects in enhancing connectivity, providing adequate infrastructure for better traffic management the DDC directed the concerned to expedite the work to complete these in scheduled time frame and avoid cost overrun. He also directed for construction of public utilities and passenger sheds at bus stand Mendhar and Dhrana Chowk.

The DDC also visited Dargah Chotay Shah at Mendhar and discussed plan for its beautification to promote it as pilgrim tourist  destination.

The DDC, other day, visited SDH Mendhar and inspected various wards of hospital and took stock of medical facilities being provided to the patients.

The DDC also inspected the under construction OPD Block and directed R&B to complete the work within stipulated time and hand over the building to Health department. During tour of Mendhar market he directed the concerned agency for taking up drainage works on top priority.