Kulgam, Jan 13: With an endeavour to reach out to people of far- off areas and to provide governance at their doorsteps, the Deputy Commissioner Kulgam Athar Aamir Khan on Saturday visited far-off D.K Marg area and convened public grievances redressal camp here in the premises of Block Office.
The programme witnessed overwhelming response of people from Nagnaad, Chimmer, Nagam, D.K. Marg, Khull and other villages.
The articipants apprised the DC about their issues and grievances besides putting forth various developmental and welfare demands.
People from Khull demanded the establishment of a wildlife control room in the area and to make the filtration plant functional. People of all these areas unanimously demanded augmentation of staff at PHC DK.Marg.
People from Nagnaad demanded installation of street lights at important public places and construction of left out portion of Gujjarbasti- Sarbadri road.
People from D. K. Marg demanded construction of flood protection bund at River Boshi and establishment of Timber sale Depot in the village.
Delegations from other villages also demanded repair of the D. H. Pora- Chimmer road besides flagged-off other developmental requirements of their areas.
The DC listened to all the issues of people and some of the issues of immediate nature were also redressed on the spot.
Addressing the gathering, the Deputy Commissioner said that the objective of these grievance redressal Camps is to take appraisal of issues from the general public at their doorsteps for timely redressal.
He said that all the demands were noted and will be redressed in a time-bound manner.
The DC added that timely redressal of public grievances and their quality disposal in a time bound manner is among the top priorities of the Administration.
He urged people to feel free to visit his office as doors are open for people anytime.
During his visit the Deputy Commissioner visited PHC D.K.Marg and took stock of patient care and available facilities.
He also took stock of the developmental process of playfield at BOH which is under execution of RDD with an estimated cost of 18 lac.
Among others, ADDC, Showkat Ahmad Rather, ADC Viqar Ahmed Giri, DPO, Abdul Rashid Das, JDP Zahid Sajjad, SDM, Bashir Ul Hassan, ACD, Mohammad Imran, ACR Mir Imtiyaz-ul-Aziz, A-SP, Shabir Ahmad and other officers and officials were present in the grievance redressal camp.