|Early Times Report|
Ramban, Feb 21: District Administration Ramban has made sufficient arrangements for the convenience of stranded passengers at various places on NHA1 from Chanderkot to Banihal area.
District Development Commissioner Ramban, Showkat Aijaz Bhat personally monitored arrangements being made by the administration for stranded passengers besides road clearance operations SSP, Anita Sharma, SSP Traffic, JS Johar, ADC, Dr. Basharat Hussein, ACR, Harbans Lal various officers of civil and police administration were accompanied the DDC.
Due to unprecedented rain fall since the past days number passengers were stranded at Banihal, Ramsoo, Digdol, Chanderkot and Ramban.
The district administration provided all kinds of convenience to these stranded passengers including accommodation, food, heating arrangements and medicines in coordination with locals, NGOs and PRIs. The DDC directed the SDMs and Tehsildars to provide adequate facilities to passengers in all shelter sheds established by the district administration at various locations in schools, community canters, community halls, in the houses of locals besides ensuring their safety and security of passengers. DDC advised the people to avoid unnecessary travelling on roads besides advising them to start their journey on national highway only after conforming and status of the road from traffic police control room and keeping in view weather condition.