Shah Takes Over As DDC Sgr

KL Report


Farooq Ahmad Shah, Monday took over as District Development Srinagar, Srinagar.

Shah with a track record  of excellent  services as Director tourism and DC Islamabad  has also served as CEO Gulmarg Development Authority and  MD Cable Car Corporation.  He  spearheaded the campaign for revival of tourism in the state and  played a pivotal role in developing the tourism infrastructure  including setting up and face lifting of the Gulmarg Gondola , Royal Springs Golf Course, Pahalgam Golf Course, Nigeen club, Peerzoo Restaurant etc

During his 10 month tenure as DC Islamabad,  he was appreciated for  making the administration accessible and accountable to the public. He took keen interest in developing Sherbagh park in a modern way which was hailed by all the public quarters and people at large.

Shah while setting goals  for his stint as DC Srinagar, said that accessibility and accountability of administration towards public will be his priority and the administration along with SMC and SDA will  work hard to regain and retain the pristine glory of Srinagar city.

He said that the gap between public and administration will be removed and the administration’s top priority will be to redress peoples’ problems. He said that the smooth and speedy traffic flow at HMT ann Pantha Chowk  will be ensured and it will be his first priority.

Meanwhile people from trade, commerce, and industry and tourism fraternity hailed the decision of the government for placing Farooq A Shah as DDC Srinagar.


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