VC LWDA conducts extensive visit of Dal, Nigeen Lake

Excelsior Correspondent

SRINAGAR, Mar 18: The Vice Chairman J&K Lakes and Waterways Development Authority Tufail Matto today took an extensive visit of the Dal & Nigeen Lake.
During the visit, the Vice Chairman took stock of the functioning of the hull based Bio-Digesters which have been recently installed as a pilot project in 06 number of house boats. The Bio-Digesters is a DRDO technology and is under trial how it behaves in the lake Ecosystem.
Besides, the de-weeding operation and de-weeding plans were also discussed wherein strict directions were passed to the team of officers to take up the necessary lake cleaning operations in a planned and efficient manner so that the management and conversation aspects of the lake ecosystem is carried out lucidly.
He also took a review of the various mechanical equipments including lake cleaning Machinery and asked the concerned divisional head to keep the machines in a functional and in a state of readiness and to carry out de-weeding operations in a well planned manner under proper supervision before the onset of de-weeding season
The VC during the visit was accompanied by various officers and a team of engineers including Superintendent Engineer LDA, Secretary LDA, Collector LDA, Executive Engineer Mechanical Division LDA, Executive Engineer Ist LDA, and other engineer staff of the Authority.