Jammu, March 15 (Scoop News) –Chief Minister, Omar Abdullah Tuesday blamed Jammu politicians for delaying the appointment of Vice Chancellor (VC) for Jammu Centre University adding that politicizing the issue has hampered the appointment of VC and functioning of the University.
Intervening during the Question Hour in the Legislative Assembly in reply to a supplementary to a question to this regard, the Chief Minister said “while you had no problem having a particular person as VC of Jammu University, you played politics over the appointment of the same person as VC of the
“You want a Dogra VC and that too from a particular area, and are politicizing the issue”, he told the legislators of particular parties from
On expenditure of funds on sewerage and drainage for Greater Jammu and
The Chief Minister said that State Government would take up the issue of extension of PMRP projects under State sector with the Union Government if need arises and for the projects under the Central sector the Union Government would take decision itself. He said work on PMRP projects is going on and “we are for accelerating the pace wherever required”.
“While I am for faster completion of works, the judicious spending inconsonance with the required formalities, is the Government’s focused area”, he said adding that quality of works has to be ensured under all circumstances.
The Chief Minister said that the work on the establishment of 10 new degree colleges is also apace and State has taken up power projects with NHPC in joint venture.