Budgam : District Development Commissioner Budgam, S F Hamid chaired a review meeting regarding arrangements for the annual Urs of Sheikh NooruddinNoorani (RA), here on Wednesday.
The meeting was attended by ADDC BudgamDrAkhramullahtak, ADC BudgamDrNasir, CPO Abdul Rashid, SDM Charar i Sharief, SDPO Charar i Sharief , DySp traffic, ArtoBudgam, AD FCS and CA, TehsildarCharar i Sharief, Auqaf Officer of JK Waqf Board, Representative of ZiyratSharief and district heads of various line departments.
During the meeting, the DDC took the department-wise review of arrangements and directed the concerned to ensure that all the arrangements including installation of street lights, cleanliness of the Shrine premises and surroundings, installation of additional mobile toilet facilities and proper sanitation and dumping of waste well before the commencement of the week-long Urs.
DC directed PHE and PDD departments to ensure uninterrupted water and electricity supply to the town and vicinity areas during the Urs days.
The EO of Municipality Char-e-Sharief was directed to maintain proper sanitation and cleanliness and regular lifting of garbage from the Shrine area.
He was directed concerned to install dustbins for dumping of waste. He was also instructed to make arrangements for the additional mobile toilet facilities besides installation of street lights.
MC Cahrar i Sharief in coordination with tourism department was directed for illumination of shrine and beautification of parks.
It was decided in the meeting that DySP Traffic and ARTO Budgam should formulate a foolproof Traffic Management Plan to provide to-and-fro transport facilities for the devotees. They were also instructed to arrange additional parking arrangements for vehicle to control traffic congestion.
While as Health Department was directed to ensure requisite medical facilities especially wheel chairs to specially abled devotees during the Urs days. They were directed to install medical camps inside premises of the shrine.
During Urs days, DC directed Waqf board administrator to install tents for extra accommodation. DC also directed SDM Charar I sharief for restoration of water in BadaTalab during Urs days. He directed all the concerned officers for proper public facilitation.