SDM Kangan assess loss to horticulture due to snowfall

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Kangan: Sub District Magistrate Kangan Mehraj ud Din Shah Friday visited different area of Sub district Kangan to assess the damage caused to horticulture crop due to recent heavy snowfall..
During the visit SDM visited different areas of the sub district including Kangan including Villages Thune, Yachama, Dardwudder, Haknar Gund and Rayil where he interacted with the orchardists who apprised him about the damages to Apple trees.
SDM said he will apprise the higher authorities about the damage to the Horticulture sector in these areas so that adequate compensation can be provided to the affected orchardists.
He directed the officers to prepare the damage list of all the affected orchardists in a time bound manner.
The farmers who met the SDM demanded immediate compensation to their losses and waiving off the KCC loans.
SDM was accompanied by Tehsildar Gund, Officials of Horticulture department Kangan and Revenue Department.