Sinha meets family of slain sarpanch Ajay Pandita
Precious Kashmir News
Jammu, Aug 23: Zulfiquar Hasan, Special DG CRPF J&K Zone called on Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha and briefed him about the internal security management and prevailing security scenario in J&K.
Charu Sinha, IG CRPF Jammu sector was also present during the meeting.
The Lt Governor stressed on maintaining close synergy between Army, CRPF, J&K Police and other Central Paramilitary Forces to deal effectively with any emergent situations, besides maintaining a close watch on all the vital installations for ensuring a secure environment for the people of J&K.
Lt Governor advised for keeping heightened surveillance on all fronts to meet the security challenges in J&K.
He also lauded the role being played by the forces in containing the spread of COVID-19 pandemic in J&K.
Meanwhile, Chander Mohan Gupta, Mayor, Jammu Municipal Corporation, along with Purnima Sharma, Deputy Mayor, JMC met the Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha at the Raj Bhavan here today.
They gave an overview of the containing efforts of JMC to mitigate the threat of COVID-19 pandemic and also briefed him about the functioning of JMC including available man power, existing infrastructure, and revenue requirements and other steps initiated by JMC on the developmental front pertaining to Solid Waste Management, installation of street lights, water drainage, sanitation, Swachh Bharat Mission beautification, building permits and enforcement, civil works etc.
The Lt Governor stressed on the need to constantly improve the functioning of the Corporation to provide the people with better delivery of public services.
He also laid stress on ensuring planned constructions in the city and advised them to formulate a comprehensive vision plan to transform Jammu into modern and more vibrant city.
Meanwhile, Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha today met the family members of deceased Sarpanch, Ajay Pandita Bharti who was killed by militants.
Late Sarpanch’s wife Sohini Pandita and father Dwarika Nath Pandita flagged their issues with the Lt Governor, on which the Lt Governor assured all possible support from the Government to them.
He also expressed heartfelt sympathies and condolences with the family members of slain sarpanch.