The Mayor further urged the sanitary staff who would be operating the vehicles to use them carefully.
The Taxpayers’ Association (TPA) on Wednesday condemned the Vijayawada Municipal Corporation (VMC) officials for pressurising the residents to pay user charges for garbage collection.
he Minister also asked his office to coordinate with Shankaramma's family and get her admitted to a residential school.
CDMA Commissioner N Satyanarayana said that a total of 12 awards were announced for Telangana.
The Delhi government will also launch a campaign against open burning of garbage from November 11 to December 11.
The other municipalities in the district, Rasipuram and Tiruchengode, are also battling a similar problem due to the lack of cleanliness workers.
Accusing the civic body of polluting the environment including Gobari river, the agitators blocked the main road at Hajaribagicha for two hours.
Following growing public ire against the poor upkeep of Fort Kochi beach, the Kochi corporation has decided to deploy an earthmover to clean up the beachfront regularly.
Indiscriminate dumping and burning of garbage on an unoccupied Tamil Nadu Housing Board (TNHB) plot at Mogappair East is causing air pollution in the neighbourhood.
Over the last three days, the Chennai Corporation has collected fines to the tune of Rs 6.43 lakh from those found dumping garbage out in the open.
The solid waste thus dumped is eventually put to fire during the winter, adding to the pollution load of the city.
Corporation officials said the civic body is having plans to place cameras in areas where there is too much littering.
Fed up with the nuisance, the panchayat has now announced a cash prize for anyone tipping them off about illegal garbage dumping.
Several divisions under civic body yet to get trash cans for three basket waste segregation model; waste transfer stations also not ready
Garbage collection has turned difficult for Namakkal municipality administration due to lack of cleanliness workers and vehicles, ever since the municipality limits were expanded in 2011.