DC Kupwara chairs Red Cross Society meet

Kupwara, Mar 12: District Development Commissioner, Anshul Garg, who is also chairman of District Red Cross Society, today chaired a meeting to review functioning of the Society here today.
The meeting was attended by ADC Kupwara, ACR Kupwara, JD Planning, CEO, CMO, EO Langate and Handwara besides other district officers of various departments.
The DDC asked the participants to help in creating awareness regarding the role of Red Cross society in saving human lives during disaster like situations.
The meeting had a detailed discussion on various issues and thrust was laid on raising contributory funds to meet the requirements of people during calamities, disasters and emergent situations. The participants put forth various suggestions and innovative ideas to further streamline services of the Society for the cause of the needy people.
To generate the funds for proper functioning of District Red Cross Society, DDC asked the officers to enhance the number of Red Cross volunteers in every block to meet out any urgency or disaster like situations in their local areas.