SRINAGAR: Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Dr. Farooq Ahmad Lone, on Friday convened a meeting to review snow clearance and dewatering arrangements in view of snowfall and rains in the district.
Officers of PHE, PDD, Health, SMC, Traffic, MED, UEED, FCS&CA, Fire & Emergency Services attended the meeting.
The meeting was informed that all the concerned Departments are ready to meet any eventuality, besides adequate men and machinery have been kept on standby for snow clearance operations.
It was said that all the Departments have established control rooms for the convenience of the general public.
The Deputy Commissioner directed the officers to ensure timely clearance of snow from main roads, lanes and by lanes in the district, especially on roads leading to important installations.
Officers of PDD and PHE Departments were asked to ensure uninterrupted electric power and water supply so that people may not suffer in harsh climatic conditions.