DC Anantnag visits Lidder, Bringi

Directs for immediate construction of protection bunds

Anantnag, Jul 4: On the directions of Governor N. N. Vohra, the District Development Commissioner Anantnag Mohammad Younis Malik today visited various spots of Lidder at villages Panjbal, Pethnoo, Fohaar bridge, Dajigam, Joibal and Hillar, Dahruna and Khalhar and other areas damaged in recent rains in the district.
Exen Flood Control, SDM, Tehsildar, BODs, Engineers of Flood Control and other officers from Revenue & Rural Development Department accompanied the DDC.
The DDC directed the concerned to gear up their men and machinery for immediate construction of protection bunds on the vulnerable and damaged spots.
The DDC also directed Exen Flood Control to go for tendering for construction of bunds at other vulnerable spots on Nallah Lidder, Sandran Nallah, Bringi, Aripath town and its peripheries.
He also directed BDO Sagam for construction of protection bund at the upper side of Hillar Bridge under conversions mode.