Jammu, November 03: In order to clear the pending building permission cases, the Jammu Development Authority held the BOCA meeting. The meeting was presided over by Vice Chairman, JDA Sh. R.K. Shavan, (KAS) and attended by all concerned members of JDA BOCA. Around 24 cases were put before the committee out of which 22 cases were cleared and rest of the cases were deferred owing to certain deficiencies. The Vice Chairman, JDA said that JDA will conduct frequent meetings to clear all pending cases, so that public does not suffer and meanwhile the people are made aware to strictly adhere to the provisions of New Master Plan 2032.

Besides taking BOCA meeting a threadbare discussion was held to implement the new Master Plan 2032. It was informed by the Chief Town Planner, JDA that all violations done in the Municipal Area require stringent action & the concerned authorities are required to be taken to task.

The Vice Chairman Stated that the responsibility to supervise & monitor the work of  official concerning Khilafwarzi & Town Planning in Municipalities & Municipal Corporation  pertaining to Master Plan vests with JDA and therefore the concerned cell has to keep a close coordination & liaison with them so that the new Master Plan is enforced strictly.

The meeting was attended by Sr. Town Planner JDA, Tehsildar Headquarter, Executive Engineer PDD Inspection Div., Executive Engineer PHE Div I, Executive Engineer PHE DIV II, Executive Engineer PHE Rural Div.III and Executive Engineer Town Drainage.

Meanwhile the Vice Chairman, JDA also reviewed the progress of all ongoing developmental works. It was intimated by the Engineering Wing that the beautification of Tawi Bridge is in the full progress and will be completed before Darbar Move. It is pertinent to mention that JDA has adopted the flyovers and bridges of Tawi River for beautification purpose and started the working of fixing flower pots and other floriculture plants.

As a test case, old Tawi bridge and fly over near Civil Secretariat has been taken up in the first instance and they will be completed very soon.

The Vice Chairman, JDA said that JDA will also try to develop all water bodies and ponds in its jurisdiction as part of environment conservation and beautification of city.



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