Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Friday directed officers within the union territory to undertake a proactive approach to deal with the needs and necessities of the folks, an official spokesman stated. Sinha reviewed the preparedness and logistical preparations of varied departments for the winter in a gathering at Raj Bhavan, the spokesman stated.
He stated the Lt Governor directed the officers involved to undertake a proactive approach to deal with the needs and necessities of the folks, particularly these dwelling in far-flung and snow-bound areas.
Sinha requested them to be responsive and take complete measures to minimise the difficulties of frequent folks, work at grassroots degree and attain out to the folks to deal with their real considerations.
The LG additionally directed the officers to put dedicated efforts to guarantee uninterrupted consuming water and energy provide and well timed restoration, availability of public utilities akin to firewood, ration, medicines and different primary facilities and important provides.
Necessary instructions have been handed to preserve adequate inventory of firewood, gas, meals grains, and medicines, particularly in distant and troublesome terrain areas, the spokesman stated.
He stated the Lt Governor directed the Power Development Department to preserve the provision of buffer inventory within the district headquarters, moreover guaranteeing correct functioning of present transmission traces, transformers, electrical gear, restore workshops, well timed repairs and alternative of the broken infrastructure and gear.
The Lt Governor set a deadline of 24 hours for city areas and 48 hours for rural areas for alternative of transformers, barring troublesome and inaccessible areas, the spokesman stated.
The Lt Governor confused upon shut monitoring of the functioning of the facility distribution and transmission channels so as to guarantee uninterrupted energy provide during the cruel winter days.
Reviewing the preparedness of Jal Shakti Department, he set the deadline of the identical day in city areas and inside the subsequent day in rural areas for resolving water provide and restore issues.
Laying particular emphasis on guaranteeing uninterrupted street connectivity and correct Traffic administration, Sinha directed the officers to rationalise the deployment of snow clearing equipment and gear for snow clearance from all principal and inner roads, the spokesman stated.
All the requisite preparations should be made upfront for the stranded passengers on the nationwide freeway and different necessary district and city roads, moreover placing a examine on pointless and unruly actions on the nationwide freeway for easy vehicular motion, Sinha instructed the officers.
The Lt Governor directed the officers involved to problem climate advisories in time and make each mandatory emergency facility obtainable to render important assist in any contingent scenario.
Sinha additionally handed instructions for organising of management rooms in each district headquarters and requested deputy commissioners to monitor and resolve grievances of the folks pertaining to energy, water, important provides, well being providers, street connectivity, and emergency evacuation and rescue.