Mangaluru, Aug 04, 2020: Dakshina Kannada MP Nalin Kumar Kateel who is also the Chairman of the District Development Co-ordination and Monitoring Committee has directed the Chief officers of all local administrative bodies to ensure early completion of all centrally aided housing projects on priority basis.
He was addressing a meeting of the committee held at the Netravathi Auditorium of Zilla Panchayat on August 4, Tuesday. Nalin said the government has released adequate grants for the housing projects and directed the officials to ensure completion of the same at the earliest and warned that the funds may lapse if there was a delay in implementation.
On this occasion, Nalin also pulled up officials for not submitting a report on the garbage slip that took place at Pachanady during the previous monsoon. He also directed officials to submit the report within a week.
Deputy Commissioner Dr Rajendra KV who was also present, said rapid antigen testing centres would be opened at 100 places in the city to ensure 1,000 Covid tests in MCC limits daily.
ZP Chief Meenakshi Shantigodu, ZP CEO Dr Selvamani R and others were present.