Div Com reviews installation of transmission line along Mughal Road

SRINAGAR, JAN 23: Divisional Commissioner, Baseer Ahmad Khan, today directed the officials to explore the possibility of opening a portion of Mughal Road so that the remaining towers of major power transmission line being constructed along the road are completed.

He was speaking at a meeting convened to review the progress on laying of power transmission line along the Mughal Road.

The meeting was attended by district officers, R&B and Mughal Road officials and representatives of the private company laying the transmission line.

The company representatives informed that if a certain portion of the road is cleared they can deploy machinery and erect the crucial towers, that too, subject to weather conditions.

The Div Com directed the Mughal Road project authorities and district officials to give a report within seven days indicating whether the company can re-start the construction work.