Bandipora: The Deputy Commissioner (DC) Bandipora, Dr Owais Ahmad today inaugurated first of its kind Fitness cum Health and Wellness centre of ISM dept at Aragam.
Joint Director Planning, Nodal Officer ISM, DDC members and other PRI representatives were present on the occasion. Director ISM Dr Mohan Singh also attended the inauguration ceremony through VC.
While dedicating the institution to the public, the DC said that the Welness Centre has been built in convergence mode with Tribal Sub-Plan and modern equipments for fitness of local population has been envisaged.
The area wore a festive look after the centre was inaugrated as it has become source of attraction in the area. The facilities like cupping, massaging, yoga , gym and Ayush medical consultation are also available for the locals.
Two halls have been dedicated to modern fitness items, viz treadmills, weight lifting and other fitness devices.
The DC expressed gratitude to Director Tribal affairs for supporting this initiative in Health Sector of Bandipora. He further hinted at opening and upgradation of 5 more Health and wellness centres in the district under ISM sector.
He stated that further steps will be taken for promoting Heath and Medical tourism in Bandipora.