To review the progress achieved in different sectors/flagship schemes under implementation in District Bandipora and assessment of COVID-19 control efforts, Director Rural Development Kashmir Qazi Sarwar here today toured various blocks of district Bandipora. The Director was accompanied by Superintending Engineer REW Kashmir, ACD Bandipora, Executive Engineer, REW Bandipora, Block Development Officers and field staff of the District.
The Director stressed upon execution of Works under various flagship programmes as per sanctioned estimates and their completion within stipulated timelines and as per the latest instructions communicated by the Government. Besides, pursuance to directions of Advisor Baseer Khan, it was enjoined upon all the concerned officers to take-up the works in every Panchayat of the District (except Red Zone areas), to revive the rural economy given the prevailing situation. The Director visited various worksites and interacted with the labourers registered under MGNREGA. They were advised to follow safety protocols including frequent washing of hands, use of face masks and maintenance of social distancing at work sites.