Kishtwar: Senior Congress Leader and MLA Inderwal, Ghulam Mohammad Saroori, Wednesday took stock of the situation in Inderwal constituency after the recent snowfall.
Saroori visited various villages to get first-hand account of the problems faced by the people. The MLA toured Dadpeth, Mugalmaidan, Kuriya villages to review availability of essential commodities and restoration of essential supplies.
People from Loidhar, Tagood, Mulchitter, Sigdi, Bhata, Balana, Rahalthal, Kuchal, Durbeel, Hurna, Pahalwar, Bunda and Parna also meet Saroori and projected their local demands before the MLA Saroori. People highlighted various demands for consideration and immediate redressal before MLA.
Saroori was informed by the people enroute about their problems faced by them on account of power failure, water and ration scarcity.
He enquired about the post-snowfall situation. He asked the officers to take all measures to ensure that people did not suffer on account of disruption in supplies. He issued instructions to immediate clearance of snow on the link roads for convenience of the people of the area. He asked the administration to ensure early restoration of essential supplies including power and water supply in the snow hit areas beside issued direction to GREF authority to clear all landslides in the area.
Saroori during the tour also took stock of the supply of essential commodities and directed CA&PD to ensure supply and distribution of ration to the consumers in time. He also directed for keeping close eye on the markets so that unscrupulous elements do not exploit situation and create scarcity of essentials to highjack prices.
He passed on the spot directions to PDD to restore power supply on war-footing basis so that people won’t face any inconvenience in the area.
Among others who accompanied Saroori were President Sarpanch Association Chatroo Tariq Wani, Sarpanchs Vidya Lal, Nazir Ahmed, Akhtar Tatani, Abdul Gani Malik, Mushtaq Ahmed, Mohammad Iqbal, Arshad Mir, Choudhary Qasim, Abdul Latief Shah, Ch Noor Din, Mohammad Amin, Lal Din, Ch Mohd Ibrahim, Mohd Irfan Tappal, Gh Mohammad Reshi, Daleep Kumar, Roshan Lal, Altaf Malik, Haji Jamal Din, Ghulam Mouhideen, Shabir Dev and others accompanied Saroori during the tour.