Bhallah-Malothi road is live example of irregularities and mass bungling
in R&B Department Bhaderwah. The pictures of worst condition of recently blacktopped Bhallah to Luddar Bayen road reflect the work culture of the department due to use of substandard material.
pointing out the damaged portion of the road, social activist Majid
Batt demanded inquiry by State Vigilance Organization ( SVO) in order
to book the officials of R&B department Bhaderwah, who are
responsible for allowing the contractor to use the substandard
material in the road work.
a provincial level representative of an NGO "All India Security
Council" Said that these contractors should be blacklisted for
ever. Only then one will be able to see better roads in their
districts in general and Bhaderwah in particular.
is important here to mention that last year in the month of October
this citizen journalist had visited Malothi area during an an
assignment, when the work was going on this road and after observing
irregularities in the work, on the spot I informed concerned officer
in R&B Bhaderwah on cell.
official was informed that the work is not going on as per the NIT
and substandard material is being used. At that time the official
assured that he would look into the matter. On visting the area again
it was shocking to find that the black top was totally
road is just 10 km from the district headquarter linked with Doda-
Bhaderwah road at Bhalla. Just imagine what will be the condition of
those roads which are very far away from the district headquarter