Baramulla: At least 12 playgrounds associated with various educational institutions have got damaged in this North Kashmir district in the last month’s floods that devastated Kashmir.
District officer, Youth Services and Sports Baramulla, Shafiq Ahmad said, “12 small and big playgrounds mostly attached with educational institutions were damaged here due to floods last month.”
He said, “Almost all the institutions has sent us damage details and we accordingly forwarded it to our Director General and concerned Deputy Commissioner. We also requested him to send us some funds to clear these playgrounds.”
“The department has no man force or other funds to clear these muddy grounds but we hope the government will take it seriously and will help us to clear these grounds,” Shafiq told Kashmir Reader.