Ministry of Rural Development News
The programme is aimed at bringing industry leaders, policymakers and government officials together to deliberate upon the positive impact of the budget. The conclusions from this webinar will then be presented to various Ministries so that they may tweak their strategies for better implementation of these programmes.
In the UT of Jammu & Kashmir, 3,261 roads of the length of 19,277 km and 243 bridges have been sanctioned, out of which 1858 roads of length 11,517 km and 84 bridges have been completed. "A large number of sanctioned road works could not be started by August 2019, because of non- availability of clearance from the forest department," said Ministry of Rural Development. In last one year, 181 number of road works of length 1,292 km and 11 bridges have been completed, with an expenditure of more than Rs 715 Crores.