Ray thanks RD Minister

Port Blair
21 Dec 2017

Mr. Bishnu Pada Ray, Member of Parliament met Minister of Rural Development, GOI  Mr. Narendra Sigh Tomar  on Wednesday and  expressed gratitude for extending special efforts in sanctioning Rs: 11.69 crs for construction the 28 Rural roads which total length of 42.89 Kms under PMGSY Scheme. In the said meeting, Mr. Ray presented a letter showing the necessity for construction and up-gradation of more rural roads under PMGSY for betterment of the Islanders. Mr Tomar has expressed that A & N Islands is always on priority, so he will take all possible for construction of around 411 Rural Roads under the  PMGSY Scheme as demands projected by Mr. Ray. Mr. Tomar further assured that in order to expedite the construction of Rural Roads under PMGSY Scheme, the Ministry will arrange a workshop at Port Blair for preparation of DPR and other related issues after winter Session of Parliament is over. He further opined that he may visit Andaman for attending the ceremony for laying of foundation stone of PMGSY roads.