After the new body of the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) took charge, no steps have been initiated by the State government for the constitution of ward committees yet.
Officials said that these facilities will be utilised when government hospitals run out of beds and ICU rooms.
These doctors at the control room will prescribe steps to be taken for COVID prevention, advise on precautions and medications to be taken for a COVID positive patient, etc.
Official sources said a majority of the hospitals lack fire safety measures owing to the absence of periodical checks by the Fire Department and GHMC.
This is the first time the GHMC has taken up such a massive drive to establish its own nurseries, which will also help the civic body not depend on private firms for procuring plants.
Covid-19 seems to have tightened its grip on the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) head office on Tank Bund Road.
The reason for the sudden spike is largely being attributed to the increase in cases in government schools and residential schools which lead to large infection clusters being formed.
The SNDP has identified critical primary nalas under all GHMC zones in consultation with zonal commissioners and engineers concerned.
Three weeks ago, the city became bin-free but garbage continues to pile up in mounds at various locations.
Civic bodies like the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation and Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority, which are responsible for removing C&D waste, are often found burying it.
The swearing-in ceremony for the new members will be conducted in four languages - English, Telugu, Urdu and Hindi.
It may be recalled that earlier on September 22, seven of the eight elected members of the Secunderabad Cantonment Board had voted in the favor of the no-confidence-motion against him.
Municipal Commissioner DS Lokesh Kumar has put the proposal on hold after instructions from MAUD Principal Secretary Arvind Kumar.
The Standing Committee is the highest authority in the GHMC which approves all projects, development works and important policy decisions.
The GHMC also could not provide a zone, circle and ward-wise break-up of the flood relief beneficiaries as sought in an RTI query.