JAMMU, Apr 15: JMC Mayor Chander Mohan Gupta today convened a meeting in connection with expediting the work of sanitation in all the wards of Jammu Municipal Corporation in proper way.
The meeting was also attended by Councilor of Ward number 16, Rajinder Sharma alongwith Pardeep Singh Manhas, Joint Commissioner (A), Dr Saleem Khan, Health Officer, Darshan Kumar, Sanitation Officer and all the Sanitary Inspectors of Jammu Municipal Corporation.
Sanitary Inspectors put forth their suggestions before the Mayor such as deployment of autos with jek system alongwith two SKC’s in each ward, providing of vehicle in each ward and deployment of more SKC’s especially in newly extended wards.
Mayor listened to the problems regarding sanitation and also asked the them to work in the field with more dedication and responsibility and stressed them to personally visit the wards for ensuring door to door collection is thoroughly covered in every ward and revenue collection may be expedited as well as cutting of China grass and fogging should be started as to prevent any type of spreading of dengue in coming summer season.
The Mayor also directed the field staff to get the areas of Bus stand, Airport , Railway station etc be thoroughly cleaned up as these are the entrance points of tourists as well as all the rotaries within Jammu city may be made attractive by planting more and more green plants. He also directed the officers present in the meeting to properly cover all the open collection points in the city so that garbage do not scatter there and become breeding place for mosquitoes and flies.