Kishtwar administration to create additional 700 bedded quarantine facility at Chatroo

Kishtwar: To ensure that facilities in the various notified quarantine centres are up to mark, District Development Commissioner Rajinder Singh Tara today inspected the various quarantine centres of Chatroo sub division and took review of the facilities there.
He was accompanied by Additional Deputy Commissioner Pawan Parihar, Sub Divisional Magistrate Chhatroo Inderjeet Parihar, DFO Marwah Vijay Kumar, Tehsildar Chatroo Parvez Ahmed, BDO Chhatroo, Sobia Shad, Executive Engineer R&B Chatroo Mohinder Kumar, SHO Chatroo among others.
During his visit, DDC took stock of the various facilities available in 100 bedded quarantine facilities established at Gujjar and Bakarwal Hostel Chatroo and Girls Hostel Chatroo and directed SDM Chatroo to establish additional 700 bedded quarantines facilities in Chatroo Sub Division.
He inspected the various facilities like the bedding, hygiene, electricity and water and asked BDO Chhatroo to plug all the shortcomings and keep these centres ready in all respects.
Furthermore DDC directed the officials of Agriculture and Horticulture departments to fumigate and sanitize these quarantine centres through the hand spraying pumps.
DDC asked BDO Chatroo to ensure that reusable and locally prepared masks are distributed to each and every individual in the area besides she was asked to aware people about the social distancing along with other sanitization practices and SOPs to be followed to counter the spreading corona.
He also asked the concerned officers to ask people to inform the administration about any person with foreign or outside UT travel history travelling in their area.
He also inspected the ongoing work at under construction GDC Chatroo building.