Veeri takes stock of cloudburst damages at Hapatnar, Aungmatipora
Directs administration for immediate restoration of public services, assessment of losses
Jammu and Kashmir News
SRINAGAR, JULY 17: Minister for Horticulture, Haj and Auqaf, Mr Abdul Rehman Veeri today visited cloudburst areas of Aungmatipora and Hapatnar in Anantnag district and took stock of the damages caused to the infrastructure there.
District Development Commissioner, Anantnag, Executive Engineers, Power, PHE, R&B, former MLA Rafi Ahmad Mir besides other District Officers accompanied the Minister.
The Minister also visited to the effected families and took stock of the damages to their assets due to cloudburst. He assured the affected families to provide necessary compensation from the government. He directed the concerned revenue authorities for immediate assessment of the loss enabling the Government to sanction the relief. Mr Veeri instructed the concerned Engineers for taking immediate steps to restore the essential services in the area which have suffered damages due to the incident of cloudburst. He stressed the need for taking up the works on war footing basis in view of the upcoming festivals.
The Minister directed the District Development Commissioner to personally monitor the progress of restorations and assessment of damages to the assets.