Div Com Jammu reviews water, power supply scenario
JAMMU APRIL 27: Divisional Commissioner, Sanjeev Verma today chaired a meeting of the Engineers of PHE and Power Development department to review the water and power supply scenario during summer season.
The meeting was attended by Chief Engineer PHE, Ashok Gandotra, Chief Engineer M&RE Jammu, Sudhir Gupta along with Executive Engineers while Deputy Commissioners of Kathua, Samba, Jammu, Rojouri and Udhampur attended the meeting through video conferencing.
The Chief Engineer PHE apprised the Div Com about the requirement, availability and shortage of water during summer season. He also informed that the department provides water through tankers in some areas to meet the shortage. He further informed that they have identified critical stations for which necessary arrangements are being made available. It was informed that annual cleaning works have been completed at the vital installations.
Meanwhile, the Chief Engineer M&RE informed about the requirement, availability and shortage of power supply during summer season and also informed about the initiatives being taken to meet the increased demand.
The DCs also informed the chair about the scenario of water and power supply in their respective districts.