Deputy Commissioner Shopian, Manzoor Ahmad Qadri, today conducted an extensive tour of different areas of the district to inspect snow clearance operations and stock position of essentials.
During the visit, the DC was informed that all main roads in the district have been cleared off snow, while as snow clearance in upper reaches which experienced heavy snowfall is in progress.
Regarding stock and supply position, he was informed that sufficient stock of rice, sugar, atta, k.oil & LPG is available at go-downs of FCI & FCS&CA.
On the occasion, the DC also conducted market checking and asked shopkeepers not to violate the Essential Commodities Act. He directed them to display rate list issued by the Concerned Department in their respective shops.
The DC directed the concerned to ensure all essential services and commodities to the people, so that they do not face any difficulty in view of harsh weather conditions.
ADC, ACR, Officers of district administration, Engineers and other concerned accompanied the DC during the visit.