RAJOURI: District Development Commissioner, Mohammad Nazir Sheikh today convened a meeting of the concerned officers to discuss and finalize the Detailed Project Reports for proposed Cluster Tribal Model villages.
The meeting was attended by Chief Planning Officer, Shama-Un Ahmed, Deputy Director Planning Bilal Rashil Mir, Assistant Commissioner Development, Sushil Khajuria, District Panchayat Officer, Dr.Abdul Khabir, Chief Animal Husbandry Officer, Mohd Younis, Chief Horticulture Officer, Madan Lal Tak, Chief Agriculture Officer, Janak Raj, Executive Engineer EM&RE, Rajouri, Munshi Khan, Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Sanjeev Sharma, Assistant Director FCS&CA, Mukhtar Ahmed Lone and Block Development Officer Budhal old, Salam Din.
Block Development Chairperson Budhal Old, Javaid Iqbal, Sarpanchs and panchs of Budhal Old Block were also present in the meeting.
A threadbare discussion was held in the meeting regarding the finalization of DPRs for the cluster model villages including Nahar kassi, Gai, Pallanger, Jamola-Upper A and Jamola Upper-B.
The DDC said that the DPRs should be prepared to provide modern basic amenities and promote Education, Health, Skill Development, Horticulture, Agriculture, Dairy, Tourism in the areas with ST population so that they can compete with the rest of the populace earn a livelihood and live a dignified life.
He advised the concerned officers to bring some innovation in the DPRs to be prepared for the Cluster Tribal Model villages with the sole aim of enhancing the economy of these villages. He asked them to keep the provision of plantation in the DPRs in order to keep the environment clean and green. He asked the concerned officers to submit the DPRs within shortest possible time so that work on the projects can be started as soon as possible.