Bantwal, Aug 14, 2018: Deputy Commissioner Sasikanth Senthil visited the flood affected areas of Bantwal taluk on August 14, Tuesday. He reassured the people that the district administration would lend a helping hand and make alternate arrangements for the affected people.
The DC instructed officials to open a Ganji Kendra at the Sharada School at Panemangaluru for the flood hit people.
The DC noted that people living in low lying areas at Panemangaluru, Aladka, Nandavara, Sajipamunnur and other places are hit hard and directed officials to initiate precautionary measures.
Bantwal Tahsildar Purandar Hegde, Chief Officer Rekha J Shetty and other officials were present.
The district administration has opened 24x7 control rooms at 9 taluk headquarters on Tuesday August 14. The public can make use of the control rooms and can contact them for the help at the following numbers:
Mangaluru: 0824-2220587 or 2220596
Bantwal: 08255-232120 or 232500
Puttur: 08251-230349 or 232799
Belthangady: 08256-232047 or 233123
Sullia: 08257-230330 or 231231
Moodbidri: 08258-238100 or 239900
Mangaluru City Corporation: 0824-2220306.