In wake of the upcoming G20 meeting in Srinagar, the Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) has asked people to contribute towards the success of the event by sprucing up their premises especially the main road starting from I G road here.
In an appeal, a copy of which is in possession with Asian News Hub (ANH), SMC Commissioner, Athar Aamir Khan said that in view of the ensuing G-20 event in Srinagar City, it is incumbent upon all of us including the citizens to present the best image of the city to the visiting dignitaries.
“It is an occasion for enhancing the reputation of the city as a famed tourist destination known for scenic beauty, traditional architecture and hospitality of the people,” he said.
He added while the government is making necessary arrangements for the upliftment of the city, it is important that the citizens also play their part in sprucing up the city and making the event a grand success.
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“It is indeed an occasion for upholding the rich heritage of the city as well as its prestige,” he said, adding that the citizens of the city are accordingly requested to contribute towards the success of the event by sprucing up their premises especially the main road starting from IG Road onwards.
“The walls may be painted in white and peach similar to the existing color schemes. Besides, citizens are requested to undertake facade improvement of their properties wherever required, the citizens are advised to undertake. Making the city beautiful is a joint effort of the Government and the citizens and the citizens are requested to come forward to play their due part in this noble cause,” he said in the appeal.