J&K Govt releases additional funds to DCs for water supply, sanitation

Jammu and Kashmir Government on Monday released additional funds to the Deputy Commissioners to augment water supply and sanitation in the Union Territory.

Principal Secretary Rohit Kansal, who is also the government spokesman on its twitter handle wrote, “#FightagainstCorona: Rs. 40 crores to be released additionally to DCs”.

“Rs 1 crore for PHE department to augment water supply. Rs 50 lakhs each for Jammu and Srinagar corporations to support sanitation efforts,” he said and added that treasuries to function.