Reviews stock position, snow clearance
ANANTNAG, DEC 13: The Deputy Commissioner, Anantnag Mohammad Younis Malik today visited Qazigund, Dooru and Kokernag areas of the district to assess the working of different departments, stock position, snow clearance and the facilities available to the people.
The DC visited Emergency Hospital Qazigund where he took stock of the arrangements and medical facilities available there. The concerned BMO apprised the DC about the availability of medicines and manpower. He also interacted with the patients and directed the BMO to ensure round the clock heating facility in the hospital.
On his visit to Municipality Office, Qazigund, the concerned officer informed the DC that manpower and machinery are fully geared to meet any exigency and that the snow was cleared in Qazigund in wee hours yesterday on war footing basis.
MLA Kokernag, Abdul Rahim Rather was also present during DC’s Kokernag visit. Both the DC and MLA visited SDH Kokernag, PHC Larnoo and Wandevalgam and took stock of the facilities available to the patients and supply position of essential medicine supply.
The DC directed the BMOs to ensure the attendance of the doctors and paramedics in the hospitals round the clock so that patients do not suffer.
He also visited the upper reaches of Kokernag area and reviewed the snow clearance position. The DC was told that snow clearance in all the areas was ensured on war footing basis.
The DC also reviewed the ration supply position, availability of power, potable drinking water and other essential services in the area. The concerned officials informed him that there is no issue with respect to supply of essential services.
He also interacted with the public delegations, who him with the issues they faced. He assured them that their issues will be sorted out at an earliest.
On the occasion, the DC was accompanied by SDM Kokernag, Tehsildars and Executive Officers of concerned MCs.