Pathankot Improvement Trust is the sole authority for land Planning and land Acquisition and is responsible for infrastructure such as roads. streetlights. drainage & sewerage systems and public utilities to meet the diverse needs of the citizens.
As per the Provisions of the act, Pathankot Improvement Trust is empowered to plan and execute various development schemes. An improvement scheme shall be one of the following types or may combine any two or more of such types, or any of the special features there of, that is to say,
- a general improvement scheme.
- a re-building scheme.
- a re-housing scheme.
- a street scheme.
- a deferred street scheme.
- a development scheme.
- a housing accommodation scheme.
- a future expansion or improvement scheme.
- a drainage or drainage including sewage disposal scheme.
Thus the Pathankot Improvement Trust has played a major role in changing the visage of the city. By playing a crucial role in area planning and development. the Pathankot Improvement Trust primarily undertook to plan and execute development of various pockets of the city. It has been a relentless forging ahead on this front single-handedly for the Pathankot Improvement Trust for the past 47 years.