The meeting was convened in the wake of the current dry spell so as to take necessary measures in this regard.

On the ocassion, a threadbare discussion was held during which the DC emphasised for adopting all such measures which will help in mitigating the water crisis. He directed the PHE authorities to prepare a contingency plan so that appropriate measures are taken during emergencies.

DC also directed to procure additional water tankers, wherever needed besides stressed for utilising the available resources in a productive manner. He also said that administration is committed to provide all necessities to the people in a convenient way.

Dr Itoo further directed to keep strict vigil on the use of line boosters and said that strict action shall be taken against those using such practices. He also directed to cover all the eligible households under the centrally sponsored Jal Jeevan Mission besides highlighting the objectives of the programme.

Executive Engineers of PHE department, SDMs, Tehsildars, other functionaries of PHE department were present on the ocassion