Continuing his commitment to provide better development and civic activities to the people of Jammu City Chander Mohan Gupta Mayor Jammu Municipal Corporation today alongwith Madam Rekha Manhas conducted an extensive tour in the different areas of ward no.62 (Roop Nagar) and kick started the various development works in terms of overall face lifting of Municipal Animal birth control centre at Roop Nagar Jammu which includes laying of proper floor tiles within the premises of the centre, construction of water reservoir, renovation of doctors room, renovation / installation of Main gate, complete white washed of the centre and other facilities . Ashwani Kumar Executive Engineer, Deep Kumar, Assistant Executive Engineer, Rakesh Kumar Junior Engineer of Division-III JMC concerned contractor as well as Sh Sanjeev Bakshi Booth President, Madam Neeru Sharma Mahila Mandal President, Rajinder Singh General Secretary Paloura Mandal, Rahul Kumar, Madam Jiya Bhagat prominent inhabitants of the locality were also present during the function which was held in a very simple manner.
Mayor said that he has visited the centre alongwith of Municipal Veterinary officer about two months back who has requested for renovation work for working in a smooth manner in the public interest as large number of stray dogs are being looked after & providing best medical treatment. Mayor further told that working with unspoken/dumb animals are the most difficult task for the doctors & staff members. He directed the engineering wing to prepare the estimate of remaining development works in the ABC centre so that pending work be completed within the stipulated time period. He further told that Jammu city is fastly proceeding to become a smart city & in this contest. Jammu Municipal Corporation has already taken best possible steps for making their own offices / Sub offices, various centres neat, clean and good looking with Modern facilities as well as conducted Mega Plantation drive in the last year which has also started in the month of August 2020 “Under Clean Jammu Green Jammu” and large number of saplings in association with Urban Forestry Department and various Non Government Organization are being planted at available spots of the City in consultation with councilors of the ward.
Later mayor alongwith Madam Rekha Manhas Councillor Ward No: 62 also inaugurated a new Water Cooler at Chinore Chowk on the demands of inhabitants, Auto Union as well as shopkeepers of the locality as there was no potable drinking water facility for the public who visits in the area for shopping and other activities in the market in this Hot and Humid conditions. Mayor told that JMC is on the job for installing water coolers in each and ward of the city on the demands of the concerned councilor and also appeal to the General Public to plant more & more saplings in & around their locality where space is available to make the environment eco-friendly, co-operate with JMC in various other development activities being undertaken by the Department in various wards of the City.