Government of West Bengal
Public Works Department
No. 05-CRC/2M-09/2014 Dated: 02.04.2015
It has been observed that this Department is facing difficulties to ensure occupancy of residential quarters of the occupants after necessary repair works as the Superintending Engineers are solely empowered to accord technical sanction to estimates for ordinary repair works in residences as per the extant policy of this Department as laid down in Schedule B, Part-II – WORKS AND THEIR EXECUTION, Serial No. 26 of PWD Code, Volume-I, Page 140.
Hence, after careful consideration of the entire matter, the Governor is pleased to make the following amendments relating to the empowerment to accord technical sanction to estimates for ordinary repair works in residences as laid down in Schedule B, Part-II – WORKS AND THEIR EXECUTION, Serial No. 26 of PWD Code, Volume-I, Page 140.
PART-II – WORKS AND THEIR EXECUTION
Details of powers delegated to officers of the Public Works Directorate in respect of matters relating to works and their execution as dealt with in the Code
|Serial No.||Nature of power||Authority to which power is delegated||Extent of power delegated||Remarks|
|26||Technical sanction-power to accord technical sanction to estimates for ordinary repair works in residences||i) Superintending Engineer||Above Rs.10.00 lakh and within the budget allotment||(Reference-vide Bengal P.W.D.Code, App.IV and W.A.D. Manual, para.91).|
|ii) Executive Engineer||Upto Rs.10.00 lakh|
This order is issued in exercise of the power delegated by the Finance Department, Audit Branch vide their Memo No. 5458-F(Y) dated 27/06/2012.
All concerned are being informed.
By order the Governor
Sd/- INDEVAR PANDEY
Principal Secretary to the
Govt. of West Bengal
Public Works Department.