Anantnag: Continuing the public outreach in far flung areas of the district, the District Development Commissioner Anantnag, Dr. Piyush Singla Wednesday visited Dandipora, Khreti, Guridraman and other areas of Larnoo Block.
During the visit, the DDC held Public/Awami Darbars at Dandipora and Guridraman where local people along with their representatives besides prominent civil society and Auqaf committee members participated.
Addressing the gatherings at both places, the DDC said that administration is committed to provide transparent and accessible governance to the people besides prompt redressal of their grievances and demands. He impressed upon the people to strictly monitor the progress of developmental works in their respective areas.
Dr. Singla said the District Capex Budget has been almost tripled for this year and numbers of locally planned works are being executed in all Panchayats. The PRIs and officers should work in coordination for their culmination in the current season, he maintained.
The DDC said Youth Clubs established at all places of the district will have significant effect on empowerment of youth besides utilising their energy and talent in development and other constructive fields.
Regarding Covid-19, the DDC said the danger has not averted yet and people should strictly follow CAB to arrest the possibility of another wave. He also called upon people to take part in the vaccination drive with full vigour.
On the occasion, several demands were raised which include provision of water supply to upper areas, development of playfields, staff enhancement in health centers etc.
The DDC issued on spot directions for redressal of the genuine grievances and assured other demands will be fulfilled in due course of time.
Dr Singla also inspected the playfield at Khreti and interacted with the cricket players there. He issued on spot directions to the BDO to further develop the ground and create certain vital facilities under the Village Plan.
The DDC was accompanied by CPO, ACD, CMO, SDM Kokernag, DEPO, Exen PHE, Tehsildar, BDO, BMO DPO, and other sectoral officers during the visit.