Will address issues people face obtaining construction permits: Commissioner SMC
Srinagar: Commissioner Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC), Ovais Ahmad said on Wednesday that granting construction permits to the public is a time-bound service and that any problems that may emerge in this regard would be resolved in the shortest possible time.
Ninety percent of the projects under Srinagar Smart City Ltd stand completed, and the remaining projects will be completed within the allocated time, claimed Ahmad, who also took over as CEO of SSCL, succeeding Athar Amir Khan.
“The SSCL crew has performed a fantastic job thus far,” Ahmad said, adding “The ongoing projects in the old city would likewise be finished in a time-bound manner.”
“Building permission is a time-sensitive service, and we will look into what causes delays in granting these permissions and make sure that any issues individuals may face in this direction are fixed at the earliest,” Ahmad told reporters here.
Praising the SSCL team’s commitment and diligence, CEO SSCL said that all ongoing projects in Srinagar will be completed within the allotted time.
“Team SSCL has been working hard, and we’ll keep up this effort in the future as well. The remaining projects, including those of the old city, will be completed within the allocated period,” he said, adding, ninety percent of the SSCL projects are already complete.