Barsana 2016.09.05 (VT): City administration has started preparing for the Radhashtami festival on Sep 9. DM Nitin Bansal and SSP Babloo Kumar did a meeting yesterday along with other acquaintances, at Municipal Corporation office to ensure security in the region during the occasion.
DM has guided to barricade the areas Kosi, Chatta and Govardhan where old kunds are located without any borders, to avoid any casualty. Temporary parking places will also be created at these places. Related departments have been guided to remove illegal encroachments in these areas. Municipal Corporation has also been guided to clean these areas as soon as possible.
Food and Civil Supplies Department has been asked to keep a check on Prasad as there are chances of adulteration during the occasion. Electricity Department has been asked to raise the electric wires as many tableaus are expected during the festival. Also the department is guided to tape the open wires in and around Barsana, besides providing regular electricity in the area till Radhashtami.
Health Department will be setting various camps in the area to deal with any emergency. PWD has been asked to repair the roads connecting Nadgaon to Kosi and Barsana to Unchagaon.
Drones to help in keeping vigilance from top
Shreeji Temple administration has installed 22 CCTV cameras to keep a check on the activities of anto social elements. Apart from that, Police is taking help of drones to keep vigilance on other areas of Barsana.