Tuesday, 17 May 2022



LATEST NEWS District Environment Committee meeting chaired by Deputy Commissioner Vishesh Sarangal Itna Pyaar Karunga: Babbu Maan Collaborates With Shipra Goyal For Upcoming Song Transport Minister Laljit Singh Bhullar Finds Irregularities In Timetable & Permits During Surprise Check At Bathinda Rta Office Jubin Nautiyal's latest track 'Mann Uda Uda Jaye' from 'Dear Dia' hits the speakers Urvashi Rautela to attend Cannes Film Fest for poster launch of Tamil film 'The Legend' Formula 1: Nyck de Vries to run in FP1 for Williams in Spanish Grand Prix Kamal Haasan's 'Vikram' trailer crosses 1.2 crore views within 24 hours IPL 2022: Sitting out after initial matches gave chance to train hard; get used to conditions, says Tim David Kichha Sudeep’s Vikrant Rona To Release In Hindi By Salman Khan’s Film 'K.G.F: Chapter 2' now available for 'Early Access' rentals on OTT BJP only seeks to divide and suppress : Rahul Gandhi Johnny Walker's son Nasirr Khan chuffed to still get lead roles in TV serials Thomas Cup: BAI should capitalise on the title and take badminton to next level in the country, says Uday Pawar Textbook repeat of Dec 1949 in Babri Masjid : Asaduddin Owaisi on Gyanvapi row 'Taarak Mehta Ka Chhota Chashmah' Season 3 releases Nakuul Mehta: Love is a two-way street which has its own twists and turns Swastika Mukherjee motivated Plabita Borthakur to push boundaries in 'Escaype Live' Elon Musk prefers to visit Indonesia as top Indian ministers fail to impress him Minister Kuldeep Singh Dhaliwal hands over appointment letters to the newly appointed SDOs Explained: How Covid-19 damages lungs, other organs Vijay Deverakonda, Samantha slammed by Pawan Kalyan fans for 'Kushi' movie title


DC Srinagar inspects ongoing restoration works on Khushaal Sar, Gilsar, Vicharnag Temple

Surveillance Towers being installed at important points along water bodies

Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Mohammad Aijaz Asad, Srinagar, Jammu, Kashmir, Jammu And Kashmir, Jammu & Kashmir

Web Admin

Web Admin

5 Dariya News

Srinagar , 24 Jan 2022

In order to review the pace of ongoing process of rejuvenation and restoration works on historical water bodies in Srinagar, the Deputy Commissioner (DC) Srinagar, Mohammad Aijaz Asad on Monday conducted a visit to Khushaal sar, Gilsar and Vicharnag to inspect the works being carried out for restoration of the original  historical water navigation circuit in Srinagar district.During the visit, the DC inspected the restoration works undertaken for cleaning of these water bodies to revive their decades old glory.On the occasion, the DC was informed that a major chunk of Gilsar and Khushalsar have been cleaned and restored, while work is going on in full swing to achieve the set target.

The DC asked the SMC authorities to shift the solid waste collection points along the banks of Khushaal sar and Gilsar.He also directed the officers of Irrigation & Flood Control Department to undertake measures for de-weeding to clear the Vicharnag water body junction which connects River Sind of Ganderbal with Gilsar Lake. With regard to strengthening the embankments of the Khushaal sar and Gilsar, the DC asked the R&B Department to prepare a DPR for construction of an embankment wall along the water body.Similarly, the DC also asked them to submit a DPR for installation of Surveillance Towers at specific locations at Khushaal sar and Gilsar to prevent encroachment and throwing of garbage in the water body.During the visit, the DC interacted with the local people and said that the Community participation is must for restoring the pristine glory of these water bodies. 

He said local communities are actual guardians and have a vital role in identification of encroachments and conservation of these historical water bodies. He also passed several directions with regard to cleanliness, beautification and landscaping of the water bodies.The DC said one of the purposes of the restoration measures of these water bodies is not only enhance the picturesque beauty and environment of the areas but also generate ample opportunities of employment for local youth.Later, the DC also visited Vicharnag Temple and inspected the cleanliness and restoration measures.The DC directed the Officers of all the line departments to speed up the pace of restoration and rejuvenation works undertaken to restore historical Water bodies in Srinagar to achieve visible impact on ground.Chief Planning Officer, Superintendent Engineers of R&B, Irrigation & Flood Control and SMC, Tehsildar Eidgah and other concerned accompanied the DC during the visit.


Tags: Deputy Commissioner Srinagar , Mohammad Aijaz Asad , Srinagar , Jammu , Kashmir , Jammu And Kashmir , Jammu & Kashmir



related news




Photo Gallery



Video Gallery



5 Dariya News RNI Code: PUNMUL/2011/49000
© 2011-2022 | 5 Dariya News | All Rights Reserved
Powered by: CDS PVT LTD