Kupwara, April 22
To ensure development of 11 new villages on modern lines as Model Villages of District Kupwara, a team of architects have been engaged to ensure modernity and quality.
This was given out in a joint meeting of officers and engineers convened under the chairmanship of District Development Commissioner GM Dar to review the action plan and discuss related matters pertaining to creation of new model villages in the district.
Speaking on the occasion, the DDC sensitized concerned agencies to explore opportunities to ensure integrated and focused development approach in these model villages.
It was given out in the meeting that funds amounting Rs 38.50 crore have been released in first phase and are available with District Administration to kick-start related activities in these villages.
The DDC urged upon concerned to implement the scheme in accordance with Central Government guidelines and pursue the project in missionary mode.Additional Deputy Commissioner, Chief Planning Officer.