Taking cognizance of the complaints pouring in from different areas of the District regarding drinking water, DDC Anantnag, Dr. Syed Abid Rasheed Shah (IAS), today conducted an inspection of the Water Supply Scheme Bumzoo which supplies water to the Anantnag town and adjacent areas.
During the inspection, the DDC observed various discrepancies in the discharge of duties by the staff of the department. Meanwhile, he issued showcase notice to the SE Hydraulic and Executive Engineer PHE to explain their position with regard to the complaints of drinking water supply in Anantnag.
The DDC issued strict directions to the SE and Xen to ensure that general public does not suffer due to lack of potable drinking water supply, especially during the holy month of Ramadhan.
Meanwhile, DDC directed all the officers that people should not be left to face any inconvenience or difficulty during this holy month. People have been informed to contact the following numbers in case of any difficulty: 01932222337, 9419047052 and 9419367252.