The all out number of post workplaces in Kashmir is 698 and all are at present useful, the Minister of Communications and gadgets and Information Technology, Ravi Shankar Prasad, said on Thursday.
Answering to an inquiry in Rajya Sabha, Ravi Shankar Prasad said there was no suspension of postal administrations in Kashmir post-August 5.
“Be that as it may, to direct the internal mail traffic and electronic cash arranges, the Department of Posts incidentally suspended booking and transmission of Speed Post, Registered Post and Parcels from August 5 to August 18 and booking of electronic cash requests to Kashmir from August 13 to August 27 August, by virtue of operational reasons, the clergyman said.
Branch of Posts continued internal mail administrations to Kashmir from the remainder of the nation from August 19 and electronic cash orders from August 28.
He likewise said that the administration made different strides for the working of the Post Offices to support courts and different organizations. The two wings of the High Court of Jammu and Kashmir that is Jammu wing and Srinagar Wing and all the District Courts in Jammu, Kashmir locales have been working regularly when August 5.
He said that mail vehicle calendars of Kashmir have been rescheduled to advance mail packs to all the post workplaces during the early hours of the day to stay away from any harm or misfortune to mail vehicles, mail sacks, and staff. This empowered the conveyance of mail in all conveyance regions.
The pastor focused concerned specialists have been mentioned to enact portable and landline quantities of Post workplaces and Postmasters to give fundamental postal administrations.
Unique mail courses of action have been made with Jammu and Kashmir State Road Transport Corporation, to convey mail sacks from August 18 onwards from Jammu to Srinagar.
“Observing of day by day activities of post workplaces through day by day reports from all the postal divisions was made and fundamental postal tasks have been guaranteed for people in general. Pay and recompenses to the staff of Kashmir working in the Department of Posts are being paid regularly,” the minister said.