Takes stock of situation
SRINAGAR,: To reach out flood hit areas of the Tangmarg, the Minister for Agriculture Mr. Ghulam Hassan Mir today conducted visited flood hit areas of Narbal, Mazhama, Agrikalan, Magam-Hanjiveera, Ahmedpora, Tantraypora, Kunzar, Tarhama etc.
Additional Deputy Commissioner, Baramulla, Executive Engineers of Flood and Control, Irrigation and PHE Departments, senior officers of Revenue Department and other officers of the local administration accompanied the Minister.
The Minister directed the administration to remain vigilant and stressed them to be at the beck and call of the people whenever required so that the people do not face any kind of inconvenience. He further stressed to place more men and machinery into service of the people to meet the challenge thrown by incessant rains. He also directed the concerned authorities to arrange sufficient quantity gunny bags available to meet out the requirement of the people.
At Ahmadpora, the Minister directed the authorities of CA& PD to provide ration immediately to the people who took shelter in a local Imambara.
The Minister also inspected Kunzar bridge where the approach roads have damaged due to flash flood.