DC Baramulla visits cloudburst-affected areas

Deputy Commissioner, Baramulla, Dr G N Itoo, Tuesday visited the cloudburst and wind storm affected areas of Sopore.

The DC visited Mundji, Dooru, Warpora and other adjoining areas, which witnessed severe loss of property on Monday night due.

At Mundji, the DC was apprised that a residential house was damaged. He directed the concerned authorities to properly assess the loss so that timely compensation could be provided.

Meanwhile, Itoo directed the concerned agencies to launch an anti-encroachment drive, especially in flood channels and other ravines. He urged the people to not encroach vital spots, as it can herald natural disasters.