STATE TIMES NEWS JAMMU: MLC Vikram Randhawa on Thursday conducted an extensive tour of Gandhi Nagar constituency and directed authorities to retrieve encroached land immediately as encroachment has made Jammu flood prone. Randhawa who today on the request of the inhabitants of Ranibagh, Tarkhana Mohalla, Vidhata Nagar, Shiv Shakti Mohalla in Gandhi Nagar assembly segment conducted an extensive tour to these areas and listened to the problems being faced by the people. During his visit to Vidhata Nagar, the locals said that the area has become a flood prone following encroachment by a land grabber who has raised a multi-storey structure on the encroached land of the nallah. On inspecting the area Randhawa immediately directed DDC Jammu to get this land retrieved from the encroacher as with the onset of the Monsoon a threat of flood is looming large in the locality. While speaking to the people at other places during his visit, Randhawa said that it is a matter of shame for those who ruled the State for 70 years after independence as the areas are still underdeveloped. He assured the people that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP is committed to carryout all round development of Jammu region particularly of underdeveloped hamlets. Others present on the occasion include Ch. Harbans Lal, P.S Raina, Sukhchain Choudhary, Amit Gupta, Tarun Sharma, Maan Singh, Sachin Sharma, Gourav Sharma, Som Raj and many others.
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