DIG reviews security, traffic plans for Amarnath Yatris

RAMBAN: DIG DKR Range Rafiq-ul-Hassan, alongwith SSP Ramban on Tuesday took a review of security and transport plans placed for the safety and hassle free movement of the Amarnath Yatris on the National Highway from Nashri tunnel to Jawahar Tunnel.

DIG visited the Yatri locations, Langars and interacted with the Yatris. While interacting with the Yatris, DIG listened to their grievances and assured them that every possible assistance will be provided to them by J&K Police.

DIG alongwith SSP Ramban, Superintending engineer BEACON and expert from Geology Department with engineer also visited the Jawahar Tunnel where a portion of rock inside the left tube (south portal) has fallen down to assess the situation and thereafter directed the concerned to do needful immediately so that left tube is again made operational for traffic especially Yatri vehicles till then traffic was allowed through right tube for the both sides.

Rafiq-ul-Hassan, also interacted with I/C SDRF and rescue teams placed along National Highway and directed them to keep their team in readiness round the clock to help the needy in case of any exigency.


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