UDHAMPUR, May 11: – District Development Commissioner, Ravinder Kumar convened a meeting to finalize the arrangement for 3-day historic annual Shiv- Parvati Shrine mela at Moungri, which is commencing from May 14, 2018, here today.

After holding threadbare discussion on various arrangements related to smooth conduct of mela like security, sanitation, healthcare, transport, drinking water and power supply, ration supply, the DDC directed the officers to ensure that all arrangements pertaining to their departments are made well in advance and in an effective manner leaving no scope of any complaint from any quarter.

The DDC further asked the government departments to put up their stalls at the Mela venue keeping in focus Gram Swaraj Abhiyan so as to generate awareness among people regarding various Government schemes.

During the meeting, DDC also directed the concerned to deploy adequate number of buses for convenience of people.

It was also decided that Youth Services and Sports Department, shall organize rural sports competitions at the venue with Indian style Wrestling Association holding Bhamag Kesari Dangal on the concluding day.

Among others, Chief Planning Officer, Ashok Khajuria, Patron in chief Shiv-Parvati Caves Shrine Moungri Development board & President Indian Style wrestling Association, Shiv Kumar Sharma, Chairman Shiv-Parvati Caves Shrine, Advocate Swatanter Dev Kotwal, and senior officer of various departments were present on the occasion.