In view of the situation set off by the killing of militant commander Sabzar Ahmed Bhat, the department of tourism Kashmir has set exclusive helpline services for tourists from different parts of the country as they holidayed in Kashmir.
“In view of the current situation, we’ve started helpline services for the convenience of tourists who are on visit of the Valley,” said director of the tourism department (Kashmir) Mehmood Ahmed Shah.
He said that the department had also deployed its officers and tourist police at prime tourist destinations to ensure smooth movement of tourists and their comfortable stay.
It has asked the tourists already in Kashmir to contact following numbers for any kind of assistance or emergency
Director Tourism Kashmir Mr. Mahmood A Shah 9419024542, SP Tourism Mr. Amarjit Singh 9419009728 & 7889562262, SHO Tourism Mr. Suhail 9419018626, Srinagar Airport 01942-303635.
Deputy Director Tourism Mr. Waseem Raja 9419072309, Assistant Director Gulmarg Mr. Ilyas 9419708180, Assistant Director Pahalgam Mr. Bilal Ahmad 9419023611, Incharge Director Kokernag Rubeena 9906606555, Incharge Qazigund Mr. Showkat 9419722730, Incharge Manasbal Mr. Hajjam 9419955899, Incharge Sonamarg Mr Aslam 9419743697, Tourists have been appealed not to panic.
The Tourist Reception Centre at Radio Kashmir, Srinagar will remain open today for any kind of assistance.