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DC Patiala issues instructions to departments for taking flood control measures ahead of monsoon

DC Patiala issues instructions to departments for taking flood control measures ahead of monsoon

Kanwar Inder Singh/ royalpatiala.in News/ June 20,2023

Deputy Commissioner, Patiala Sakshi Sawhney today conducted a comprehensive review of flood control arrangements in the district in preparation for the upcoming monsoon season.

During a meeting attended by representatives from all concerned departments, the Deputy Commissioner emphasized the importance of completing the cleaning of drains in the district before the onset of monsoon. She instructed officials to expedite the cleanliness work to ensure smooth water flow during heavy rains.

Reviewing the flood control measures, Deputy Commissioner directed officials to ensure the setting up of flood control rooms at Sub Division Level. She also emphasized the need for the Revenue and Disaster Management Department to make adequate preparations to handle any potential situations that may arise during the rainy season. She urged the officers to maintain proper coordination with other departments. The concerned officer was briefed about the existing arrangements, including the stock of boats and life-saving jackets.

DC Patiala issues instructions to departments for taking flood control measures ahead of monsoon

She instructed the officers of the Irrigation and Water Resources Departments to ensure foolproof arrangements for the season. The Police department was asked to enhance vigilance in areas near drains and canals to avoid any untoward incident.

The meeting also reviewed the preparedness of the Public Works Department (B&R), Animal Husbandry Department and Municipal Corporation.

DC Patiala issues instructions to departments for taking flood control measures ahead of monsoon. ADC Jagjit Singh, SP Harwant Kaur, all SDM’s, DRO Navdeep Singh, DDPO Amandeep Kaur and other officers from the district administration were present at the meeting

 

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