DDC Budgam holds Public Darbar at Char-i-Sharief

BUDGAM, FEBRUARY 19: District Development Commissioner, Budgam Tariq Hussain Ganaie today held a public darbar at community hall Char-i-Sharief.

The DDC was accompanied by CPO, ACD, SDM Char-i-Sharief, CMO, CEO, DIO, DSWO, Auqaf Officer of JK Waqf Board, representative from local Auqaf committee and district heads of various line departments and officials of concerned departments.

During the darbar, DDC took stock of transport facilities, staff strength of GDC Char-i-Sharief, availability of staff and healthcare facilities at Sub- District Hospital, progress achieved under various projects and schemes in the district.

Speaking on the occasion, the DDC called upon the concerned to submit weekly progress report of retaining walls constructed to avert landslides and other disaster related issues and instructed R&B department to identify works related to construction of the walls to protect life of people.

Stressing on the early completion of projects, the DDC said that Alamadar road and shopping complex projects will be brought under languishing projects to ensure work completion on both projects at an earliest.

He exhorted the concerned to ensure inclusion of all farmers under KCC scheme.

Regarding compensation for snow damaged orchards, the DDC said the damage is already been declared as national calamity under which every farmer whose orchards got damaged will receive a compensation of Rs. 900 per kanal.

With regard to sanitation and cleanliness, the EO of Municipality Char-i-Sharief was directed to maintain proper sanitation and cleanliness besides ensuring regular lifting of garbage from the Shrine area and rest of the Town, he also directed the concerned to ensure waste segregation and its proper disposal.

Earlier, the DDC earlier visited Shrine of Hazrat Sheikh Noor-ud-Din Noorani (RA) where he paid obeisance and interacted with caretakers and custodians of the shrine.

The DDC also visited Pakherpora shrine.