Balongi village, falling under SAS Nagar, would be given a new look and the village’s development would be done on the same patter n of SAS Nagar city, said SAS Nagar deputy commissioner, Tejinder Pal Singh Sidhu, on Monday.
Sidhu, who visited the village to review the developmental works-roads’ renovation and drainage ar rangements to be done in the village- said, “Developmental works will be done on priority basis and proper drainage system will also be arranged in the village,” said Sidhu.
He added that the executive engineer had been asked to prepare a plan and submit the report within a week so that the work could be initiated. Sidhu also said directions had been issued re garding renovation of two ponds in the villa g e. “Approximate Rs 15 lakh will be spent for the same.” The DC also met the villagers and discussed about the drainage works. He urged the panchayats of all nearby villages to for m youth clubs. Sidhu added that the development works would be monitored by ADC, Puneet Goel.