RUDRAPRAYAG, May 3
DM Rudraprayag in wake of the complaints of black marketing of the tickets received by the companies providing helicopter services in Kedarnath Area has deployed Heli Incharges in all the helipads in the district.
DM Rudraprayag Mangesh Ghildyal during the meeting held at the district headquarters on Thursday instructed the Heli Incharges to initiate punitive action against the Heli service companies for black marketing of the tickets and not abiding by the guidelines set to operate the Helicopter service in Kedarnath.
DM said that the Helicopters of the companies operating here and found flouting the guidelines will be seized and services cancelled. He directed the Heli Incharges to ensure that only those people with their names on the tickets should be permitted to make the trip to Kedarnath and back. He said that no ticket will be booked without registering the Adahar Number, PAN number etc. He said that Heli Incharges should take the List of tourists booked through online service in the evening and cross check them early morning to ensure only those people avail the service in whose name the tickets are booked N.S. Rawat, SDM Sadar Devanand, senior treasury officer Sashi Singh, CVO Dr Ramesh Singh Nitwal and others were present on the occasion.