Admn fully geared to tackle inclement weather conditions: Div Com

Excelsior Correspondent

JAMMU, Feb 14: Divisi-onal Commissioner Jammu Sanjeev Verma today said that the administration is fully geared to tackle inclement weather conditions and taking appropriate measures to address the issues raised due to incessant rains and heavy snowfall in higher reaches of Doda and Kishtwar.
Addressing a press conference, the Div Com informed that adequate supply of ration, LPG, medicine, petrol and other essential commodities in snow bound areas is being ensured. He further informed that 90 per cent of power supply has been restored which was affected due to heavy snowfall in Doda, Ramban and Kishtwar and rest will be resumed at the earliest.
The Div Com informed that maximum roads have been cleared and the rest are being restored on war footing. He added that 80 % of link roads in Ramban, Doda, Kistwar, Rajouri, Poonch and adjoining areas have been cleared while work is in progress to clear the rest of the roads.