Special focus on social distancing, hygiene, quality and price control: DC

Special focus on social distancing, hygiene, quality and price control: DC

 

Precious Kashmir News

SRINAGAR, MAY 13: District Administration, Srinagar finalised measures to augment the existing network of delivery of groceries, food items and vegetables with special emphasis and focus on mandatory home-delivery, hygiene and precautions required in view of COVID containment SOPs.

It is pertinent to mention here that 25 Administrative Zones were notified earlier, comprised of inter-departmental representatives, to address local issues related to essential services, supplies, commodities and local needs, with active involvement of local representatives.

A total of 39 major stores were notified, to begin with, for supply and delivery of groceries. Another, 40 stores were later notified at zonal level taking the number to 79. Meanwhile, in coordination with local business representatives and resident associations the zonal committees have been authorised for operationalisation of such 2-3 stores in every zone either on rotational basis with fixing business days. In case of red zones strict precautions are to be put in place.

In order to replenish the stocks 64 wholesalers were permitted / facilitated for distribution of stocks across the city.