Secretary PHE chairs WSSO meeting.


JAMMU, DECEMBER 20: A meeting of Water & Sanitation support organization, (WSSO) was today chaired by secretary PHE Irrigation & flood control, M Raju to review IEC and HRD activities in Jammu.
The meeting was attended by Chief Engineer Jammu, Ashok Gandotra, Chief Engineer Srinagar, Abdul Wahid, Joint Director planning Manoj Kumar, Deputy Director Information and PR, AtulGupta, FACAO, M Amir, Executive Director CCDU, K KMangotra, SE Kargil J K Sharma, PLO, PHE Shabir Ahmad and other officials of PHE Department.
A detailed discussion was held regarding IEC activities. The participants gave their valuable suggestions for taking up new IEC activities.
During the meeting, it was decided that state-wide campaign on sanitation will be launched to educate the people about hygiene, judicious use and protection of water resources.
The CCDU functionaries briefed the Secretary about the planning and procedure for the campaigns. M Raju also reviewed the utilization and availability of funds for IEC activities.
It was also decided to put up hoardings with slogans about sanitation and judicious use of water in schools, colleges, bus stands and other important locations to aware people about the importance of water sanitation and water usage.
A power point presentation was given about the future plans of the department to carry the mission.
The meeting also decided to involve reputed NGOs to achieve mass awareness about sanitation and conservation of water.