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Projects for connectivity

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J&K administration has completed many projects for connectivity both at the town and village level. Recently the J & K government said that 2353 PMGSY projects covering 16,448 km were completed which connected 2033 habitations since its inception.

The marvelous journey of road length achievement by PMGSY in J&K has earned it 4th place in the national performance ranking.

J&K is amongst the top performers in terms of achievements made under PMGSY. We are reaching out to unconnected habitations with road connectivity, besides augmenting the Power & water supply to connect every household in the rural areas.

J&K Government in the road sector with 6625 Kms of roads blacktopped in 2021-22, more than 1000 Kms than 2020-21, i.e. 5500 kms and more than double that was achieved in 2019-20- 2290kms blacktopped.

The Chief Secretary has directed the Public Works (R&B) Department to speed up the execution of works under Capex, CSS and PMGSY to make the road to every village in J&K a reality.

The Public Works Department is working hard to execute, maintain and standardize the Infrastructural requirements of the UT.

J&K government provides connectivity, safe roads, bridges and tunnels for sustainable and inclusive socio-economic growth. Facilitating the implementation of policies, laws and acts for maintaining transparency in governance.

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