Administration ensures uninterrupted services in district Ramban, Snow clearance, restoration works on war footing: DC
Ramban, Jan 06: Deputy Commissioner (DC), Ramban, Showkat Aijaz Bhat convened a high level meeting of senior officers of various departments to review physical and financial achievements under district capex budget and state and centrally sponsored schemes besides taking a firsthand appraisal of efforts being made by the departments on the ground for restoration of essential services in the district during winter especially snowfall.
SSP, Anita Sharma, ADDC Ramban Nawab Din, ADC, Dr. Basharat Hussain, ACR, Harbans Lal, CPO, Uttam Singh, CMO, XEN of PDD, PWD, PHE and PMGSY besides other District and sectoral officers attended the meeting.
DC reviewed the performance of PWD, PHE, PDD, Horticulture, Sheep, Animal, Agriculture, CAPD, PMGSY, JKPCC, Police Housing Corporation , Housing board and Municipal committees. He directed the all works departments to complete all ongoing developmental works including Degree college Banihal PHC Ukhral, Gujjar Hostel Ramban, road projects, water supply schemes , PDD works under SAUBHAGYA and other schemes within prescribed time for the convenience of general public.
He also reviewed the stock position of food grains, timber, fire wood , LPG, Kerosene besides the implementation of various flagship and other schemes of horticulture, agriculture, social welfare, education and sports department.
Deputy Commissioner closely monitoring the response mechanism put in place in the district to ensure that the affected services are restored at the earliest.
DC said that prompt action by the district administration following heavy snowfall last some days here has resulted in quick restoration of services in the affected areas of the district. The administration has cleared snow and landslides from all major roads and lanes and restored power and water supplies to in all affected areas of the district special reinforcements have been deployed on roads of far flung areas and leading to hospitals and local headquarters.
He directed the officers of all essential departments to be proactive and ensure that there were no interruptions in essential services due to the inclement weather situation in the district. DC directed the officers for continued efforts and close coordination between all the line departments till the inclement weather prevails.
He said the administration is well-prepared to deal with challenges of prevailing weather situation in the district. He said the general public can report their problems to concern department, SDM, Tehsildars, as well as district administration.