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Talking about development in Kashmir, Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha said, private sector investment is coming. Since independence, only 14 to 15 thousand crores of private investment has come in Kashmir. Today we have 56 thousand crore investment proposals.

From terrorism to development: Kashmir three years after abrogation of Article 370

Today is the third anniversary of abrogation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir

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Kashmir (Kashmir) On the third anniversary of the abrogation of Article 370, the whole country is celebrating the creation of ‘New Kashmir’. Kashmir terrorism living in peace and prosperity for last three years (terrorism) It has come a long way since then to the heights of development. After the removal of Article 370, the efforts of the government are being appreciated. TV9 Bharatvarsh reporter Irfan Qureshi tracks data and facts on the decline in terrorism activities over the past three years and major work done in various development projects.

The major challenge for development in Kashmir was to restore peace and success in anti-terrorist operation plays an important role in bringing peace. The statistics of the success of the security forces and the government in reducing terrorism and violence compared to previous years are remarkable. According to the data provided by the Kashmir Police regarding the security situation in Kashmir before 2019 and after 2019, 290 security force personnel and 191 civilians were killed during the period from 5 August 2016 to 4 August 2019. There were 438 law and order incidents from 5 August 2019 to 4 August 2022. The number of such incidents from 5 August 2016 to 4 August 2019 was 3686. Police said that from August 5, 2016 to August 4, 2019, six police and security forces personnel were martyred in a ‘law and order problem’. This number was zero for the next three years after the abrogation of Article 370.

Talking about development in Kashmir, Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha said, private sector investment is coming. Since independence, only 14 to 15 thousand crores of private investment has come in Kashmir. Today we have 56 thousand crore investment proposals. The estimated private investment is about 75 thousand crores, which will provide employment to 5 to 6 lakh youth. He said, among the Union Territories, Jammu and Kashmir is number 1 in “e-governance” and among the states it is at number 5. In the coming days, it will also be number 1 in the states. These figures of private investment predict a bright future for Kashmir. Let us now know what has been done so far in these three years as a part of development in the Valley.

Road construction speed up to 20.6 km per day

After the abrogation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir on August 5, 2019, the speed of construction of roads has increased from 6.54 kms to 20.6 kms per day. Now the total length of roads in Jammu and Kashmir has increased to 41,141 km. According to official data, the road length in Jammu and Kashmir has increased to 41,141 km and the percentage of blacktop roads has reached 74 per cent as compared to 66 per cent in 2019. Under the pothole free road program, a target of 5,900 km was set for 2021-22, out of which 4,600 km long road has been made pothole free so far.

All habitations with a population of more than 1,000 were connected by road

The Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir was once again ranked among the top three nationally this year for construction of road length per year under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) as the PWD has completed 3,284 km of PMGSY road in 2021. – 22 and connected 114 habitations through road network by executing 427 schemes in one year. Jammu and Kashmir continues to improve its performance in terms of road length construction per year from 2019 as it ranked from 12th to 9th in 2019-20 and then to third in consecutive years 2020-21 and 2021-2022 has been. According to the 2011 census, all habitations with a population of more than 1,000 have been provided with road connectivity. Provision for road connectivity is also being made for habitations with population of 500 by 2022-23.

Improvement in PWD in last three years

During the last three years, PWD has witnessed massive reforms, including implementation of J&K PWD Engineering Manual 2021, formulation of Road Maintenance Policy-2021, J&K Macadamization (Performance and Quality Control) and DLP Enforcement Manual, regular Contains SOPs for departmental works. Introduction of Online Management Monitoring Accounting System, introduction of two-party quality control mechanism, introduction of Tamir Taraki and Hamari Sadak Mobile App etc.

In 2021-2022, the Public Works Department redressed 356 complaints on My Road and 32 complaints on CPGRAMS-Centralized Public Grievances Redressal and Monitoring System, as per official data, for citizens to register their grievances 24×7 There is an online forum available. According to officials, 53 projects worth Rs 58,477 crore are being implemented in Jammu and Kashmir under the Prime Minister’s Development Package (PMDP) in various sectors like roads, power, health, education, tourism, agriculture, skill development and more.

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