Mangaluru : Mangaluru South MLA JR Lobo and Dakshina Kannada district Deputy Commissioner AB Ibrahim on Thursday, April 2 reviewed the progress of the construction of the new Lady Goschen Hospital building here.

It was observed that the building contractor had stopped the construction for not clearing the dues. Lobo and Ibrahim held talks with the contractor and convinced the contractor that his dues will be cleared off soon.

Lobo asked the MRPL representatives and Nirthimiti Kendra to clear the bills amounting to Rs 35 lac. The work is expected to resume from Monday, April 6.

The MLA also asked the DC to chair a review meeting with all stake holders once in 15 days adding that he too will make it to the meeting.