Chandigarh-Revenue, Rehabilitation and Disaster Management Minister Bram Shanker Jimpa right now presided over a gathering with all Deputy Commissioners and senior officers of varied departments and issued instructions that no stone needs to be left unturned to assist the flood victims. He stated that the Punjab authorities has no dearth of cash to take care of this pure calamity and Rs. 33.50 crore has already been launched to all deputy commissioners for aid work.
He stated that Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann will quickly launch one other quantity of Rs. 71.50 crore to offer all potential assist to the flood affected areas. Aprising the Deputy Commissioners concerning the directions issued by Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann, Jimpa directed that dry rations and medicines needs to be delivered to the flood affected individuals in order that nobody is disadvantaged of those important objects. He stated that security of life and property of each individual needs to be given precedence presently. He stated that if any individual misplaced his/her life in the course of the floods, his household needs to be given a compensation quantity of Rs. 4 lakh instantly.
Addressing the Deputy Commissioners by way of video conferencing, the Disaster Management Minister stated that the dilapidated homes needs to be recognized and other people needs to be taken to secure locations in order that nobody’s life is misplaced. He stated that on this hour of disaster, we now have to achieve out to everybody who’s affected from floods. He stated that Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann has already introduced that it’s the precedence of the Punjab authorities to offer every kind of help to the flood-affected areas.
Jimpa inspired the Deputy Commissioners to save lots of the animals, handle their fodder and make sure the supply of important medicines of flood affected areas. During assembly, Jimpa directed the involved departments to meet no matter calls for have been made by the Deputy Commissioners to take care of the floods. Some districts requested for NDRF/SDRF groups which have been accepted on the spot.
In the assembly, Special Chief Secretary Revenue Ok.A.P. Sinha, Principal Secretary of Water Supply and Sanitation Department Jaspreet Talwar, Principal Secretary of Health and Family Welfare Department Vivek Pratap Singh, Principal Secretary of Water Resources Department Krishan Kumar, Secretary of Local Government Department Ajoy Sharma, Commissioner of Jalandhar Division Gurpreet Kaur Sapra, Forest Department Secretary Indu Malhotra, Special Secretary of Revenue Department Dr. Amarpal Singh, Director of Rural Development and Panchayat Department Gurpreet Singh Khaira and Head of Water Supply and Sanitation Department Muhammad Ishfaq have been current. Commissioners of various divisons of Punjab and Deputy Commissioners of districts joined the assembly by way of video conferencing.