Baramulla: To strengthen the cross-LOC trade through Uri and to ensure smooth and efficient transaction of business, District Development Commissioner (DDC) Baramulla, Nasir Ahmad Naqash chaired a ‘zero point’ meeting at Kaman Post with the concerned trade authorities in which various decisions were taken for streamlining the cross-border trade here on Tuesday.
During the meeting, a comprehensive discussion was held over the methods to improve cross-LOC trade. It was decided that the traders meeting shall be organised on quarterly-basis besides sharing of traders list which would help in streamlining the trade process.
On the occasion, DDC Baramulla stressed upon DG Travel and Trade Authority, Tahir Hameed Malik for carrying out the trade process “in a transparent manner”. He said that scrutiny of trade associated vehicles should be strengthened so that all the hurdles confronting the way were eliminated.
It was also decided that common facility centre shall be established between custodians of Salamabad and Chakoti for boosting the trade process besides resolving of trade issues in hassle-free manner.
Director Industries Kashmir, Director Planning, SDM, Uri, Custodian Trade Facilitation Center and various other concerned were present on occasion.