Srinagar, May 19: Vice Chairman, J&K Lakes and Waterways Development Authority took an extensive tour of Dal Lake along with Secretary, Superintending Engineer and Executive Engineers. Vice Chairman took stock of various activities being carried out in and around the Dal Lake. During the tour the officer paid visit to the Settling Basin, Dykes at Shalimar, Shalimar Channel and the Gupt Ganga area where some activities are to be conducted in the future.
The officer directed the Engineers to conduct the deweeding operations in a planned scientific manner so that the ecology and lake aesthetics are well taken care off.
Besides he reiterated all the officers to work with zeal and dedication so that the conservation and management of lake is done on scientific lines in a time bound manner.