DC Shopian reviews preparedness for snow clearance

SHOPIAN: Deputy Commissioner Shopian, Manzoor Ahmad Qadri, today convened a meeting to review snow clearance preparedness in the district in view of forecast of more snow from January 15.

Engineers of R&B, PMGSY, Mechanical Department, Executive Officer Municipal Committee, Tehsildars, and other concerned attended the meeting.

The meeting discussed in detail measures to be taken in case of fresh snowfall, so that roads can be cleared at an earliest. It was decided that control room situated at Shirmal Shopian will be shifted to mini Secretariat complex and will work round the clock to meet any exigency.

On the occasion, the DC stressed for effective coordination among the concerned so that snow clearance process be expedited for convenience of the general public.

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