Eye on swachh rankings, civic physique workforce inspects sanitary situations in 2 wards
Amritsar, January 7
The well being wing of the Amritsar Municipal Company initiated “Stroll the Ward” drive right here on Saturday. A workforce led by Municipal Well being Officer Dr Yogesh Arora inspected two wards of town.
Throughout their go to to Ward Nos.59 and 60, the workforce, together with the chief sanitary inspectors and sanitary inspectors of areas involved, visited Dhab Khatikan, Katra Bhai Sant Singh, Bazar Tokriya, Shakti Nagar, Lahori Gate, Berry Gate and BK Dutt Gate. They inspected sanitary situations of those areas.
The supervisors of the Strong Waste Administration firm, AVERDA, had been additionally with them. They got directions to raise the rubbish on time. Dr Yogesh Arora warned the employees of the strong waste administration firm that the MC would take strict motion in case of a delay in rubbish lifting. Heath officers issued challans to shopkeepers who unfold grime round their retailers.
Chief Sanitary Inspector Sahil Malhotra, Sanitary Inspectors Tejinder Kumar and Kulwinder Singh had been current on the spot.
On the instructions of the Municipal Company Commissioner, the well being wing initiated the drive to examine sanitary situations, administration of rubbish and handle different sanitary-related points within the metropolis.
Dr Yogesh Arora, Municipal Well being Officer, mentioned, “The Stroll-in-Ward drive can be held each Saturday morning. The announcement concerning the ward quantity can be introduced on Saturday morning solely. We will examine any of the wards within the metropolis. The sanitation workers in all town wards ought to maintain their ward clear as any ward will be checked.”
Within the wake of anticipated visits of groups from the Central Authorities to examine sanitation ranges for the nationwide survey, the MC has been making efforts to enhance its rating this time. In 2022, the MC improved solely two ranks within the Swachh Survekshan Survey 2022. Earlier than the go to of the Central groups, the MC officers have determined to maintain a verify on sanitary situations on floor zero on their very own.