Pandurang Okay Pole, the Divisional Commissioner of Kashmir, at present requested for pressing entry chopping of all encroached patches to discourage wetlands encroachment in Kashmir.
Div Com stated this whereas chairing a gathering of involved officers on conservation of wetlands in Kashmir.
Stressing on conservation of wetlands, the Div Com reviewed the progress made with regard to demarcation, land switch, set up of boundary partitions, geo coordinate, pillars and removing of encroachments of wetlands together with Wullar, Hokersar, Gilsar, Shalabugh, Hygam, Krechoo, Dal, Anchar and Manasbal lakes.
He emphasised on expediting anti- encroachments drives in all wetlands and instructed on entry chopping of all encroached patches to disallow unlawful paddy farming and different plantations.
Div Com directed involved DCs to take stringent motion together with registering FIRs towards the offenders indulging in repeated encroachments.
He additionally referred to as for set up of correct sewage therapy and finishing up of swift de-weeding in any respect recognized spots is carried out.
Div Com lays stress on no dumping of rubbish is allowed and demarcation of all pending areas be accomplished together with set up of boundary pillars to stop unlawful encroachments on wetlands.
Emphasizing on finishing up beautification work on wetlands, he instructed for large consciousness technology on the significance of wetland conservation.
Amongst others, the Deputy Commissioners of Bandipora, Ganderbal, ADDC Budgam, ADC Pulwama and Baramulla attended the assembly by way of videoconferencing.
Whereas as Director Rakhs and Farms, CED Wullar Conservation, Regional Wildlife Warden Kashmir, CE I&FC, RD SPCB, ADC Srinagar, JC SMC and varied different involved officers attended the assembly.