The Deputy Commissioner (DC) Shopian, Choudhary Mohammad Yasin today along with Cheif Engineer Mechanical visited various Snow affected far-flung and remote areas of District and oversaw snow clearance operations .
During the Visit it was observed that owing to heavy accumulation, extra heavy machinery including Snow Rolbas were pressed into action by MED to clear the main and interior roads on priority basis.
They also visited Keller Hospital and Zampathri to take stock of the situation arised due to heavy snowfall.
It is pertinent to mention that Services of the MED were utilized to aid efforts to clear the snow from interior roads across the District. Large number of machines and men were involved in the massive effort.
DC thanked the residents of District for their patience and cooperation with the District Administration. He said most of the services have been restored and assured of earliest possible clearance of snow from all remaining interior roads across the District.