Land identified for central varsity in Ganderbal
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Last Updated: Sunday, March 14, 2010, 19:15
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Government has identified land for setting up of a central university in the home constituency of Chief Minister Omar Abdullah in Ganderbal district.

Omar inspected the land for the university during his visit to Ganderbal and directed the Deputy Commissioner to restrict acquiring of proprietary land for the purpose to minimum possible extent, an official spokesman said today.

The Chief Minister also inspected various ongoing developmental works including mini secretariat for Ganderbal district, which was carved out of Srinagar recently. The new secretariat will be completed by July at a cost of about Rs 22 crore, the spokesman said.

The Chief Minister directed J&K Police Housing Corporation (JKPCC), the executing agency, to ensure quality and standard of work and complete it within scheduled time.

Omar also inspected the Gund Rosham Narian Bridge, coming up at a cost of Rs 8.41 crore, of which Rs 8 crore have been incurred so far. The bridge will connect Palapora, Saidapora and Cement bridge. He also took stock of the work of Shadipora Bridge.


First Published: Sunday, March 14, 2010, 19:15

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