BUDGAM, NOVEMBER 05: District Development Commissioner, Budgam, Tariq Hussain Ganai today visited Peth Maqhama Shrine to take stock of arrangements being put in place for the smooth conduct of Eid Milad-un- Nabi (S.A.W) celebrations.
DC was accompanied by ACD Budgam, CMO, Executive Engineers of PHE, R&B, PDD, DIO, Tehsildar Magam, officers of fire and emergency, municipality and other concerned.
During the visit many demands and issues were raised by locals relating to fencing of shrine premises, repairments of foot paths, scarcity of drinking water, improvement of transmission lines, installation of requisite number of electricity polls, renovation of shrine, deployment of fire and emergency tenders, medical facility and repair defunct street lights.
DDC said all necessary arrangements will be put in place. He assured locals that uninterrupted power supply will be made available during auspicious days.
He sanctioned one Gen-set to be installed permanently at the shrine to avoid any inconvenience to the devotees. He directed PDD to repair all defunct street lights in the area.
He directed the R&B authorities to repair roads leading to the shrine and the Fire and Emergency department was asked to keep a fire tender available round the clock.
The DDC said a medical ambulance equipped with trained staff and all facilities of first aid will remain stationed at the shrine during requisite period.
On sanitation and cleanliness the DDC directed concerned BDO to ensure regular lifting of garbage and proper cleanliness inside and around the shrine premises.