Commercial Taxes Dept to have new office* *complex in Jammu


JAMMU, The state’s Commercial Taxes Department, Jammu is going to have a new office complex with state of art facilities.

The foundation stone of the new office complex was laid by the Minister for Finance, Education, Labour and Employment Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari in presence of Speaker Legislative Assembly, Kavinder Gupta, here at Railhead, adjacent to the old office of the department.

Vice-Chairman, Jammu & Kashmir Projects Construction Corporation, Sheikh Khalid Jehangir, Principal Secretary Finance, Navin K Choudhary and other senior officers of commercial taxes department were also present at the foundation laying ceremony.

The proposed multi-storey office complex is likely to be completed in two years by the executing agency Jammu and Kashmir Projects Construction Corporation (JKPCC). The building would be raised over an area of 57000 Sqft with basement parking.

The Minister and Speaker examined the blue print and inquired about the design and composition of the building. They asked the executing agency to complete the project in stipulated timeframe and preserve the green patches around during the execution of the building.