Farooq Shah seeks all basic facilities for migrants, refugees

JAMMU: Secretary Disaster Management, Relief, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction (DMRRR), Farooq Ahmed Shah, Thursday chaired a meeting here to review the facilities being provided to the migrants and refugees.

Deputy Commissioner Jammu, Ramesh Kumar, Relief Commissioner M L Raina, officers from Revenue, DMRRR and allied departments were present in the meeting along with the representatives of the migrants and refugees.

The meeting discussed threadbare the issues faced by the migrants including relief, employment, renovation of migrant colonies, roads, water supply and other day-to-day needs.

On the occasion, the representatives of the migrant communities apprised the officials about various issues and sought government’s intervention to get their grievances redressed. Officials gave a patient hearing to them and assured that government will take every possible step to get their grievances redressed.

Secretary directed the concerned officersΒ to ensure provision of all basic facilities of modern-day life to the migrant and refugee community at their habitations to save them from hardships.


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