The district administration Baramulla on Wednesday organized a day-long awareness cum training programme here at Gulmarg.
The awareness program was organised to educate various stakeholders associated with tourism sector about different measures that need to be adopted for mitigating the risk of COVID-19 infection.
The event was attended by various tour and travel agents, tourist guides, Hoteliers,ponny wallas and others.
Deputy Commissioner Baramulla Dr G N Itoo presided over the programme where as SDM Gulmarg, CEO GDA, district and sectoral officers among other concerned functionaries were present at the event.
On the ocassion, various resource persons including some medical doctors informed about various measures pertaining to COVID-19 pandemic and emphasised for adopting requisite advisories for averting exigencies.
In his address, DC Baramulla complimented the participants and deliberated on awareness dissemination about the infection. He highlighted the role of different stakeholders in combating COVID-19 pandemic and stressed to remain proactive for averting eventualities. Moreover, DC reiterated that every possible assistance shall be provided from the part of district administration in this regard.