SRINAGAR: Principal Chief Conservator Forests (PCCF) Suresh Chugh on Tuesday reviewed the performance of territorial Forest divisions of Kashmir region.
“The Chief Conservator of Forests Kashmir, S F A Gilani gave power point presentation on the progress of working of the Forest Department highlighting the achievements under CAPEX plan (State Budget), District Plan, Prime Minister Development Package (PMDP), Centrally Sponsored Schemes viz NAP, FPM, SCA to TSP, RKVY and NLM and CAMPA,” an official statement said.
The PCCF J&K also took a detailed review of the progress made with regard to removal of encroachments on forest land.
During the meeting, the concerned DFOs apprised the PCCF about the achievements made in various sectors and drew his attention towards the issues which require the intervention of the PCCF concerning their respective Divisions.
The PCCF emphasized the DFOs for ensuring effective protection of Forest wealth and asked them to work dedicatedly with zero tolerance towards any fresh encroachments.
Preparation made for coming plantation season also came under discussion during the meeting. The PCCF directed all DFOs to work with dedication, zeal and discipline and to address the public issues on top priority.
The PCCF also directed to expedite handling over of markings to State Forest Corporation at the earliest.
The meeting was attended by all the Conservators of Forest, Divisional Forest Officers and other officials. Those who attended the meeting included N P Singh, APCCF; Sarvesh Rai, APCCF CAMPA; Vasu Yadav, CCF Central; Samuel Chankejia, CF Central Circle and Vivek Verma CF working plan.