DC Kargil conducts 2 days extensive visit of Batalik, Darchiks Garkone area.
Listens to people’s issues, grievances
KARGIL APRIL 05, 2019: - Continuing with the efforts of the District Administration to take on spot appraisal of the problems, demands and grievances of the people of the remote and far off areas of the district, Deputy Commissioner Kargil Baseer ul Haq Choudhary today kick started his two days extensive tour of the Aryan valleys of Batalik and Darchiks Garkone area.
Superintendent of Police Kargil Dr Vinod Kumar, Additional Deputy Commissioner Kargil Sonam Chosjor, Assistant Commissioner Development Kargil Imteeaz Kacho, Chief Medical Officer, Chief Education Officer, Chief Horticulture Officer and Chief Agriculture Officer, District Panchayat Officer Executive Engineers of I&FC, Suru Valley Division, Electric M&RE, PHE besides other concerned officers accompanied the DC during the tour.
During the first day of his visit today, the DC met various public delegations from Batalik, Gargardo, Sanachay, Hordass and adjoining villages who apprised him about the problems and issues being faced by them.
The demands projected by the people mainly included the augmentation of healthcare facilities at PHC Batalik, provision of electricity to the area from Chutuk Hydel Project, establishment of High and Higher Secondary School in Batalik area, realignment and widening of Kargil- Batalik road. Other demands put forth by the people included the repair and renovation of school buildings, construction of community halls, provision of computer facilities in schools, construction of protection bunds, repair of irrigation khuls, macadamization of link roads, ambulance service, deployment of teachers and other related demands.
Later the DC also met people’s delegations at Darchiks, Garkone and adjoining villages and listened to their issues and grievances.
Speaking on the occasion, the DC said the District Administration is fully committed to its duty to redress the issues of the people and it has adopted a holistic approach to streamline water and electricity supply, better road connectivity and irrigation, healthcare, communication system and other related facilities in the in rural areas of the district.
The DC asked officers to take timely measures to kick start the developmental projects and works in the area for the current financial year so that these could be dedicated to the people well in time.
The Deputy Commissioner also took sector wise brief from the officers on the issues related to water supply schemes, power supply, health centers and schools, roads, livestock, health care, ration supply and other necessities of the people gave them on spot instructions for taking necessary measures for early grievance redressal.
He also asked the officers to conduct regular field visits to see the status of the implementation of various developmental activities and get people's feedback.
Meanwhile, the locals appreciated the DC for having visited their area for addressing the basic issues of the people.