Secretary of the Power Development Department, Ravinder Kumar presides review meeting of Prime Minister’s Development Package (PMDP) 2015
Leh, Sept. 19: In a bid to expedite the transformative initiatives outlined under the Prime Minister’s Development Package (PMDP), Secretary of the Power Development Department in UT Ladakh, Ravinder Kumar presided over a pivotal review meeting at the Civil Secretariat, Leh.
At the outset of the meeting, the concerned consultant agency left an indelible mark by delivering a comprehensive and detailed presentation covering key aspects, including the completion of power lines, substations, GIS, cost approval, extension, and projected completion time, setting the stage for a productive session. The presentation outlined efficient project management strategies that have contributed to the successful execution of these vital infrastructure projects.
Secretary Ravinder Kumar led a detailed assessment of the projects encompassed within the PMDP, emphasizing transparency, efficiency, and accountability as the guiding principles. During the meeting, participants deliberated on the milestones achieved so far and devised strategic solutions to expedite pending projects.
Speaking at the meeting, the Secretary reiterated the government’s unwavering commitment to transform Ladakh into a hub of economic growth and prosperity. He stressed that the timely completion of PMDP projects was pivotal in achieving this vision, with an emphasis on creating sustainable and inclusive development.
The Secretary commended the department’s dedication and contributions to the realization of the PMDP’s vision, emphasizing the importance of such collaborative efforts. He emphasized the need for active involvement of local communities to ensure that the projects are tailored to meet their specific needs and aspirations.
The meeting was characterized by its resolute focus on boosting the socioeconomic landscape and infrastructure of the region, in alignment with the government’s vision for holistic development.
The meeting involved the participation of the Chief Engineer, LPDD, UT Ladakh; Superintending Engineer, Distribution, Leh; OSD to the Secretary; Representatives of PIA/PMA, PMDP-Urban/Rural; Executive Engineers of LPDD, Leh/Kargil; Representatives of RECPDCL.