Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Dr Farooq Ahmed Lone, on Friday reviewed arrangements for Maha Shivratri arrangements in the summer capital.
Chairing a meeting of officers, the DC directed them to make arrangement for the festival being observed on February 17.
During the meeting, it was decided to set-up centres for sale of fish at Indira Nagar, Jawahar Nagar, Shivpora and Habba Kadal areas.
The Assistant Director Fisheries informed the meeting that adequate quantity of fish shall be kept available at all the retail outlets on February 15 and February 16, 2015. Besides, Horticulture Department was directed to keep walnut available for sale as per past practice.
The Deputy Commissioner directed officers to make all required arrangements including water supply, electricity, availability of fish and sanitation well in advance so the Pandit Community does not face any difficulty on this account.'