There is good news for the people fond of studying in the city. The Municipal Corporation will set up reading rooms (libraries) in several wards of Jammu city. The Municipal Corporation will use these reading rooms as their community halls in the first phase. Apart from this, the Municipal Corporation will build a reading room and cafe from the famous Heritage Mubarak Mandi of Jammu. Food items will be kept in the cafeteria according to the people’s taste. Municipal workers will also run the restaurant. Newspapers will also be kept in the reading room apart from general knowledge books.The elderly or youth can bring their books and read there in solitude. Youths look for such places to prepare for various entrance examinations, in which they can study in privacy. In such a situation, the reading rooms to be set up by the Municipal Corporation will prove to be effective for them. Municipal officials say that to ensure the presence of elders in these reading rooms, books of their interest will be kept. These reading rooms will be constructed under the Jammu Smart City Project to provide all possible facilities to the people at their doorsteps.Jambu Lochan Community Hall at Ambaphala in Chandrabhaga Community Hall at Canal Road and Reading Rooms will be set up at Mubarak Mandi. After this, the city’s ward from which the demand for setting up a reading room will come. Accordingly, their number will be increased. The Municipal Corporation corporator will be necessary for setting up the reading room. At his request, a new reading room would be established.Avni Lavasa, Chief Executive Officer, Jammu Smart City Protect, says that first, reading rooms will be made in Mubarak Mandi and then in the city’s community buildings. People who are fond of studies, especially the youth and the elderly, will benefit from setting up a reading room.