Just ahead of the monsoon season, Municipal Commissioner Dinesh Chandra Singh has ordered cleaning up of all major drains within the municipal limits till June 30. Today, several big drains of Ghaziabad today were cleaned by Ghaziabad Nagar Nigam (GNN) in all 5 zones. At Kavi Nagar Zone near Chiranjeev Vihar (Avantika Coloy drain), Raj Nagar Sec 7-8 drain and Lalkuan drain were cleaned up.
At City Zone the drains cleaned were drain from Daulatpura Flyover to Choudhary Mod, drain in front of Jassepura and drain of Dr Neelu Khaneja Marg, drain of Ramte Ram Road, drain near Neem Gas Agecy at Meerut Road and drain from Meerut Road t-point upto Nandgram.
At Vijay Nagar Zone the drains cleaned were Christian Nagar Bagu bypass drain, South Side Ind Area drain and drain of Sarvoday Nagar.
At Vasundhara Zone drains cleaned were the drain near Mewar Institute, drain near Sahibabad Depot, drain near Olive County, drain near police outpost of Site 4, Sahibabad and drain near IT office in Vaishali.
At Mohan Nagar Zone drains cleaned up today were near Shaheed Nagar, drain of 80-ft-wide road and Rajeev Colony, Karheda drain.
Besides, several big and small drains are being cleaned up by using pockland and JCB machines. The GNN team has also been instructed to immediately lift up the silt extracted from these drains.