UTTARKASHI, May 10
The District Development Coordination and Monitoring Committee meeting chaired by MP Lok Sabha Tehri Garhwal Mala Rajya Lakshmi Shah was held at district administration headquarter in Uttarkashi on Thursday. The functionaries explained through a presentation the quarterly assessment of the works done here.
The issues were discussed point wise in the meeting and the members considering the importance of the PMJSY department for the district requested to take up the issues under it in separate meeting so that all the pending road construction and land compensation issues can be taken in details. MP Lok Sabha Tehri directed CDO Uttarkashi to designate a date for such meeting.
Zila Panchayat member Kuldeep Bisht and Prakash Devnata raised the covering such poor families in the Pradhan Mantri Awaas scheme who have been left out from the 2011 survey according to their eligibility. MP Tehri Mala Rajya Lakshmi directed the officials to make a special case for such beneficiaries and cover them under the Pradhanmantri Awaas scheme and send the report to the government for further action.
Pradhan Ganeshpur Pushpa Chauhan demanded to conduct the BPL Survey again. She said that several families in her village are unable to benefit from the government schemes as they do not have BPL cards. She said there were some families who were enjoying the benefit meant for BPL families hence transparent survey in the matter was must.
MP Tehri presented a cheque worth Rs 8 Lakh to Jaganath Devta cooperative Saald under farm machinery bank the scheme run by agriculture department.
MLA Gangotri Gopal Singh Rawat directed the officials to conduct special camps for distributing old, Divyang pension and making Aadhar Cards of the people from Pilang, Saari,Jodaav, Silla, Saalang and Sarbadiyar.
He demanded presence of the PMJSY executive Engineer in the special meeting to be held later so that the matters under the project can be resolved on timely basis. He said that houses were constructed in FOLD village under Pradhanmantri Awaas scheme, but the payment has not been done to the beneficiaries. He directed the District development officer to release the payment without any delay. He requested armed weapon license to the participants being trained for terrier security so that they can be linked to employment generation possibilities.
DM Uttarkashi Dr Aashish Chauhan directed all the officials concerned to remain present in the next meeting of the committee. He directed the District development officer to put adverse remarks in the service book and initiate action against the block development officer from Purola or not attending the meeting. He also directed the officials to submit the report of numbers of family and Shunya Manav Divas Under MNREGA on the occasion. MP Lok Sabha Shah also inspected the Gangotri Bailey bridge and the alternate route being constructed here.
She said that the tender process for the permanent bridge has been completed and the construction will begin soon.
She also directed the BRO officials to initiate necessary action during her inspection of the bridge here.
Yamunotri MLA Kedar Singh Rawat, Dsitrict president BJP Shayam Dobhal, Zila Panchayat president Jasoda Rana, block Pramukh Chandan Singh Pawar, Gangotri Rawal Harish Semwal, Dinesh Khatri, Harish Agnihotri, Nathi Singh Bhandari, chief development officer Vineet Kumar, District development officer Sanjay Singh , CVO Dr. Paralayakaranath, assistant director fishery Shukla and the members of the committee were present on the occasion.