DC Anantnag holds public outreach program at Pahalgam

Anantnag: The District Development Commissioner Anantnag, Khalid Jahangir Saturday held a public outreach program at Pahalgam to listen the grievances of general public.

The DDC was accompanied by ACD Anantnag, CEO PDA, SDM Pahalgam, SE PDD, EO MC Pahalgam, BDO Pahalgam, CMO Anantnag, CAHO Anantnag and Engineers and officers of other departments.

On the occasion people from all walks of life including local Auqaf Members, representatives of Civil Society Pahalgam, Hoteliers, Contractors, Tent suppliers, Ponnywalas, Sumo Association and other stakeholders put forward the public interest issues including beautification of Pahalgam, construction of Hospital, availability of uninterrupted power supply and safe drinking water, macadamization of KP Road and interior roads of Pahalgam, availability of sufficient staff for schools and other developmental issues before the DDC.

He assured the general public that all their genuine demands will be addressed in a phased manner. He emphasized upon coordination among all stakeholders for promotion of tourism activities in Pahalgam.

The DDC also reviewed Shri Amarnathji Yatra 2019 arrangements. Chief Executive Officer Pahalgam Development Authority apprised the chair about the arrangements put in place. He directed all the departments that all arrangements must be put in place in advance as per Standard Operating Procedure to ensure the smooth conduct of the Yatra.