Stone laid for road project at North Bay

Port Blair
3 Mar 2018

Mr. Bishnu Pada Ray, Member of Parliament, A & N Islands in presence of Mr. P Madhu Sudhan Rao, Pradhan, Gram Panchayat Hope Town Gram Panchayat, Mr. Jaydeep Kumar Dey, Member Zilla Parishad, Mr. Shyamnathan, Samiti Member, Mr. Punnaiah, Panchayat Member of Ward 3, Mr. J. L. Tak, Social Worker, APWD Officials and the villagers laid the foundation stone for conversion of existing C.C. footpath to motor-able C. C. Road on Thursday. The estimated cost of proposed work was Rs. 51 lakhs. It was awarded to the lowest bidder through online tender Mr. P Subramaniam, Govt. Contractor, Wimberlygunj at Rs. 46 lakhs, saving Rs. 5 lakhs which will be utilised for any other development work. The villagers residing in that area were facing various problems due to non- availability of motorable road to approach the main road and it was a long-pending demand. Villagers assembled at the ceremony and expressed their gratitude to Mr. Ray, for extending his best efforts to undertake the works by MPLAD fund for development of the area.