FREEDOM PRESS BUREAU
Hyderabad, Oct 18: Telangana Minister for Municipal Administration KT Rama Rao (KTR) directed the officials and public representatives to distribute the CM Relief Kits at the doorsteps of the residents in the rain affected areas across the city.
Each Chief Minister Relief Kit cost would be around Rs 2800 and it consists of provisions and essential commodities sufficient for a month and three blankets.
KTR, who reviewed the progress of relief measures, including dewatering and restoration activities being taken up by Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) in inundated areas of the city today, also directed the officials to expedite all the relief and restoration measures and bring back normalcy at the earliest.
Instructions were issued to the officials to complete enumeration of house and other property damages immediately, the Minister also directed the officials.
If required, hire additional manpower, equipment and machines where ever necessary, the Minister said to the officials.
Emphasizing on sanitation, the Minister specifically directed the officials to take up special sanitation drives in all the rain affected areas in the city.
Besides spraying disinfectants by deploying additional teams and machinery, mobile medical camps should be organised, the Minister asked the Health and MAUD Department to continuously monitor the healthcare needs in the colonies.
In tune with the measures to clear silt on the roads, efforts should be intensified to clear the construction and demolition debris, he added.