Avalanche warning for higher reaches in Kashmir
Filed Under: Media & Tech, World | Posted: 02/05/2013 at 8:12AM
Comments | Region: India
Accordingly, medium danger avalanche warning has been issued for next 24 hours for the snow bound areas of Uri, Nowgam, Keran, Machil, Bandipora, Gurez, Sonamarg, Drass and Kargil. People living in these snow bound areas have been advised not to venture in steep avalanche prone slopes.
Meanwhile, Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon while taking stock of the available essential commodities in the Valley was informed that 24,296 metric tons of rice, 7473 metric tons of wheat and 1936 metric tons of sugar besides 264710 cylinders of LPG and 4896 kilolitres of kerosene oil are available for the consumers of the Valley.
To review the ongoing sewerage and drainage works being executed in
Among others Chief Engineer, UEED, R.C. Gupta, Executive Director NBCC, S.K. Koul, Senior General Manager, NBCC, Rafiq Ahmad, Collector, Land Acquisition, Tehsildar South and other officers attended the meeting.
It was informed that under trunk sewerage in
Regarding the implementation of Jawahar Lal Nehru Renewable Urban Mission, it was given out that sewerage work has been completed on 132 kms, out of which 60 kms have been tested by UEED. It was further informed that work is apace at Noor Bagh Sewerage Treatment Plant which shall be completed by March 2014 and shall benefit 4.5 lakh souls of Soura, Buchpora, Lal Bazar,
The five developmental schemes being executed by UEED at a cost of Rs. 2 crore out of which Rs. 62 lakh have been utilized till late, the meeting was informed.
Dr. Samoon exhorted upon the officers to expedite the ongoing sewerage and drainage works in