Civil administration and police today held a meeting with civil society of Poonch ahead of Baba Budha Amarnath Yatra to discuss and review the arrangements.
The meeting was chaired by Deputy Commissioner Poonch, Tariq Zargar along with Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Poonch, Rajiv Pandey and other officers of the district administration.
A large number of senior citizens also took part in this meeting and held threadbare discussions regarding preparations of yatra.
The officers sought cooperation from all sections of the society for conducting smooth yatra.
The people said that every year, the locals wholeheartedly welcome yatris and play active role in smooth conduct of yatra.
Locals also informed the officers that last year, some miscreants tried to disrupt yatra and demanded that that the administration should take all measures to ensure safety of yatris and peaceful and smooth conduct of yatra.
Shamim Ganai, Taj Mir, Ab Ahad Butt, Ghulam Abass, Tariq Manzoor, Farooq Ahmed, Molvi Fareed and some other citizens attended the meeting.