GANDERBAL, MAY 21: Additional Deputy Commissioner Ganderbal, Farooq Ahmad Baba today convened a meeting to review the arrangements for celebration of annual Kheer Bhawani Mela at Tullamulla Ganderbal.
Threadbare discussions were held on lodging, sanitation, barricading, establishment of joint control room, health facilities, parking of vehicles, security, availability of essential commodities, power and Water supply and other allied arrangements.
The ADC directed the departments concerned for making necessary arrangements for uninterrupted power and drinking water supplies, transport, security, fire tenders, ration, medical facilities, sanitation in and around the temple and other arrangements.
The Municipal Council Ganderbal was directed to start intensive sanitation drive within as well as approaching road stretch to the temple prior to Mela besides installing dustbins at appropriate places in the market.
AD, FCS&CA was directed to ensure all essential commodities including kerosene and LPG are available for the devotees visiting the Shrine.
The ADC directed the officers concerned and representatives of Dharmath Trust to ensure that the devotees coming to pay obeisance are provided with requisite facilities and foolproof mechanism should be put in place to ensure smooth conduct of the Mela.
The meeting was attended by ACR, AD, FCS&CA and other officials from various departments and police besides representatives of Darmath Trust.