Control rooms set up, minimal disruption in power supply expected: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir
Srinagar: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir on Friday said that control rooms have been set up in every district and all concerned departments have been asked to ensure facilities are provided uninterrupted to people across the Valley.
Talking to INS, Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan said that concerned Deputy Commissioners has been asked to ensure that the action plan for restoration of basic services and supplies is implemented in synergy and coordination with all the line departments on real time basis for which control rooms at the district and sub district headquarters be kept functional 24×7.
He said district administration has kept men and machinery ready to meet any eventuality on account of inclement weather. He said that adequate number of snow clearance machines and bulldozers have been deployed at specific locations across the division besides water supply tankers.
Regarding power, he said that PDD has said that this time minimal disruption in power supply is expected due to snowfall. “The major disruption in power supply due to snow fall of November 3 and 4 was mainly because of foliage on trees. Moreover, adequate buffer stock of transformers is available in all districts” he said.
by INS Desk