CS briefs Cabinet on meeting taken by CM during floods

SRINAGAR: Chief Secretary, Mohammad Iqbal Khandey Friday briefed the Cabinet about the meetings taken by the Chief Minister twice a day since September 7  for reviewing the rescue, relief and rehabilitation operations in the State in the wake of the unprecedented floods that struck the State.
He said that 56 such meetings were held till the October 5 and, as a consequence, Rs. 629.00 crores were released to the Divisional Commissioners of Jammu and Kashmir for relief and allied operations.  The Cabinet placed on record its deep appreciation of the untiring efforts of the Chief Minister in this regard.