CEC Kargil lays foundation stone of Girls’ Hostel at Sidhra
Oct 02, 2020
JAMMU: Chairman and Chief Executive Councillor, LAHDC, Kargil Feroz Ahmad Khan on Thursday laid the foundation stone of Kargil Girls' Hostel at Sidhra here.
The project approved under the District Plan at a cost of Rs 10 crores is targeted to be completed by ending June 2021 and will provide accommodation facilities to more than 170 girls' students.
The hostel spread over an area of 5 canals will have besides accommodation facilities like reading room, dining hall, canteen, badminton court and other required facilities.
Speaking on the occasion, the CEC said that with the establishment of the hostel in Jammu, the accommodation facilities to girl students of the district studying in Jammu will be addressed to some extent.
CEC Khan said that the LAHDC Kargil is committed to provide satisfactory residential facilities to Kargili students and travellers in the cities of Srinagar, Jammu and Delhi and concrete measures are being taken to achieve this goal.
He said that the repairing and renovation works of Boys Hostel Kargil is presently underway in full swing while ambulance has also been sanctioned for the hostel which is being procured soon.
While stressing students to be serious and conscious towards their studies, CEC Khan exhorted upon them to strive for enhancing their capabilities in line with the needs of the present competitive world.