Advisor baseer Khan visits kulgam ; meets delegations, reviews development works

Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, baseer Khan, today visited kulgam district and convened meeting with the district administration besides meeting various delegations and public representatives. Deputy Commissioner, kulgam Showkat Aijaz bhat apprised the Advisor about various schemes being launched and implemented in the district by various departments besides highlighting achievements registered in the district, so far. Officers from Labour, Social Welfare, ICDS, FCS&CA, Cooperative departments were present in the meeting. Advisor stressed upon the officers of all the departments to work in tandem to achieve the set targets under different schemes in the district. He said that government is committed towards mitigating sufferings of the people in the wake of COVID -19. Regarding the pandemic, DDC apprised the Advisor about various measures being taken up to control the spread of this dreaded infection in the district. He said that a well knit plan has been put in place to ensure that all necessary preventive protocols regarding the virus are strictly adhered to by all. Meanwhile, various deputations met the Advisor and apprised him of their issues and concerns seeking an early redressal to the same. Those who called on the Advisor included , kulgam Welfare Forum, Fruit Growers Association kulgam and representative of Auqaf committee kulgam ,Devsar ,Auqaf committee yaripora and Auqaf committee Waltangoo Kund and many other public delegations. The delegations put forth several demands and issues including construction of Road Y k pora to Waltangoo , construction of Noor shah wali bagdadi (RA) Ziyarat, development of dranage system at fruit mundi kulgam development of interior roads of laroo to munad gufan macadamization of interior roads of kund, yaripora etc. Besides, the media fraternity led by president ab Hamid demanded construction of a press club at kulgam Later, Advisor visited the zangulpora inspected the development works being executed there.