I&FC deptt constitutes 49 beats for Jhelum

Irrigation and Flood Control (I&FC) department Thursday constituted 49 beats for Jhelum from Anantnag to Bandipora via Pulwama and Srinagar districts for round-the-clock monitoring of water level in the river.

The department constituted five flood zonal committees (FZCs) in 14 sectors in District Police Lines Anantnag, Police Station Awantipora, Kakapora lift station, Police Control Room Srinagar and Irrigation and Flood Control Division Sumbal.

“All Jhelum beat officers are sending round the clock report to their FZCs, which will further send the report to the district co-ordination committees led by Deputy Commissioners,” a statement said.