Deputy Commissioner, Kulgam Showkat Aijaz Bhat, Friday chaired a meeting of officers to review arrangements put in place to contain spread of coronavirus in the district.
The meeting was attended by ADDC, ADC, JD-Planning, ACR, CMO, MS District Hospital and other officers. During the meeting, the DC reviewed various arrangements which have been already put in place including functioning of 24×7 control room, availability of masks, sanitizers, essentials, status of home delivery of ration, sanitation and fumigation of public places and other related issue. He directed the officers to continue sanitation and fumigation drives across the district to contain the spread of coronavirus. The DC directed the officers to inspect pharmacies to check prices of masks and other essentials and take strict action against hoarders and profiteers. The officers of PDD were directed to ensure smooth power supply across the district by following the power schedule strictly so the people do not face any inconvenience. Notably, strict restrictions are in place in the district to contain the spread of coronavirus and people have been appealed to follow guidelines of health department and to stay home to break the chain of coronavirus infection.