For a quick response and better remedy of complaints during the winter months, Advisor Bhatnagar instructed the Commissioner SMC to work out the modalities for the connection of all control units of MED to the Integrated Command and Control Center (ICCC) of Srinagar Smart City in order to provide better services can be made available to the general public. He asked them to issue timely weather warnings and to provide all necessary emergency facilities through this center to deal with any possible situation.
Speaking during the meeting, Shailendra Kumar urged officials to complete all machine deployments and other attachments of snow-related equipment in a timely manner. He also asked the NHIDCL representative to get the escape tunnel near the Z Morh tunnel construction site ready for any type of need.
During the meeting, Chief Engineer MED Kashmir gave a detailed presentation on the Snow Removal Action Plan. He informed the gathering that MED had upgraded the vehicle fleet by around 50% compared to last year, and several high-end snow removal equipment such as Unimog and snow blowers had been procured by the department, which would effectively help with snow removal.