District Development Commissioner (DDC) Shopian today convened a meeting here to review the progress works under Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM).
Chief Planning Officer, Assistant Commissioner Revenue, Executive Engineer PDD, District Panchayat Officer, all Block Development Officers, Executive Officer Municipal Committee and other concerned officers were present in the meeting.
The concerned officers apprised the DDC about the activities, programmes and other IEC campaigns initiated by the various departments under SBM with the help of local people.
DDC exhorted upon the officers for making the people aware about the results of poor sanitary conditions.
The DDC asked the officers to introduce innovative techniques for disposing the waste materials from the streets. He directed them to utilize funds judiciously by focusing on improving hygiene.
During the meeting Action Plan for Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM) for the year 2017-18 involving the construction of 15177 Individual House Hold Latrines (IHHL) and 14 Community, Sanitary Complexes was approved.
DDC directed the concerned to implement action plan within the stipulated time period.