JK NNI News
Mansoor Hussain Beigh
KARGIL JANUARY 03, 2019:- Chairman and Chief Executive Councillor Kargil Feroz Ahmed Khan today reviewed the status of progress achieved on various developmental activities and schemes in the district at a meeting of the concerned officers at Council Secretariat here today.
Executive Councillor for Tourism and Zanskar Affairs Er Punchoq Tashi, Executive Councillor for Agriculture Zakir Hussain, Additional Deputy Commissioner Kargil Sonam Chosjor, Chief Planning Officer Kargil Tashi Tundup besides other concerned officers were present in the meeting.
Issues with regard to the present status of sports infrastructure in the district, transfer of land for construction of Kargil Bhawan at Dwarka New Delhi and Girls Hostel at Sidhra Jammu, holding of Ice Hockey Cup 2019, constitution of award committee for Republic Day 2019, issues of education sector, implementation of Samagrah Abhiyan in the district and other related issues came up for discussion.
The CEC said in the meeting that steps for raising sports infrastructure in various schools in the district under PMDP scheme will be taken up in near future for which an approximate amount of 20 lac rupees will be spent on 15 schools.
The CEC instructed the concerned officers to identify the required number of schools in due course of time so as to take timely steps in this regard.
It was decided in the meeting that an officer would be soon deputed by the Council who would be responsible to finalize the modalities for taking the possession of land for construction of Kargil Bhawan at Dwarka New Delhi and Girls Hostel at Sidhra Jammu.
The CEC directed the District Youth Services and Sports Officer Kargil to put in place all necessary arrangements for the annual CEC Ice Hockey Cup 2019 which was decided to be held during the second week of January.
Feroz Khan said that the Hill Council is intending to organize a mega sports event in the district under Khelo India during the upcoming summer season and impressed upon the concerned officers to explore all out possibilities besides ensuring arrangements to make the proposed event successful.
Meanwhile, the CEC also instructed the officers of PWD to take immediate necessary steps to resolve the issues of the passengers at Kargil House Jammu and Srinagar and submit an action taken report in this regard within one week’s time.
Issues with regard to the implementation of Samagrah Abhiyan in the district also came up for discussion. The CEC instructed the Chief Education Officer Kargil to compile a list of the students from the district who would be sent to exposure tour under this scheme.
It was also decided in the meeting that an award committee would be constituted to recommend the names of individuals who have made remarkable contribution in the field of education, sports and other areas to be awarded on Republic Day, 2019