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Poonch, July 06: District Development Commissioner Poonch Rahul Yadav today convened a meeting to reviewe the arrangements for the smooth conduct of upcoming Shri Budha Amarnath Yatra 2019
The meeting was attended by SSP Poonch Ramesh Angral, SDM surankote, officers of Armed forces , DPO, BD’s, Tehsildars, religious heads, members of Civil Society and all concerned district officers.
President Akhara Mandir Basant Ram, members of Civil Society appraised the DDC about requirements for the upcoming Shri Buddha Amarnath Yatra 2019
During the meeting, threadbare disscussions were held to put in place the available resources and providing sheds, toilets, amblulance, water , Light and other services to the yatris reacing for Budha Amarnath Yatra.
The DDC directed the Xen PHE to arrange sufficient drinking water supply alongwith water tankers round the clock at langer sites whereas PDD was directed to arrange power supply.
The concerned Police officers and Langer organizations were instructed to act promptly for avoiding any traffic jam in the area which may cause discomfort to the pilgrims. DDC further directed various langer organizations to follow the standard operating procedures to ensure smooth service in langer areas.
DDC directed CMO Poonch Mumtaz Bhatti to install a medical camp during the yatra and also arrange an ambulance.
SSP Poonch Ramesh Angral briefed the meeting and assured that adequate security arrangements have been made and also apprised the chair about regulation of traffic during Yatra. He also called upon all the departments to maintain close coordination with Yatra control room for providing timely services to the Yatris.