R-Day preparations: Disaster management team constituted

R-Day preparations: Disaster management team constituted

He inspected the entire stadium to ensure hassle free celebrations of 26 January celebrations in the capital city.

Divisional commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan today visited Sher-i-Kashmir Stadium Sonwar to review the arrangements put in place for the celebrations of 70th R-Day in the capital city.

During his visit, the Div Com inspected the spot where the chief guest will unfurl tricolor and take salute during the march past.

He inspected the entire stadium to ensure hassle free celebrations of 26 January celebrations in the capital city.

Keeping inclement weather conditions in mind, the divisional commissioner constituted disaster management team. The team includes officials from various government departments like mechanical engineering department, SMC, Fire and Emergency, PDD, R&B, volunteers of Disaster Management.

To drain out stagnant water from the stadium, the Div Com directed the SMC to deploy adequate number of de-watering pumps, besides Mechanical Engineering department were asked to keep snow clearance machines ready. Fire and Emergency department were directed to deploy fire tenders near the venue.  Div Com further called for close coordination among the concerned departments for the smooth and peaceful conduct of R-Day celebrations at the SK Stadium.