Ghaziabad Municipal Commissioner Dinesh Chandra Singh has ordered immediate closure of all illegal dairies in municipal area and has directed his staff especially Addl. Municipal Commissioner (Health Incharge) City Health Officer of main Ghaziabad and trans-Hindon as well as all area sanitation inspectors.
The action against illegal dairies will be taken on lines of order of the National Green Tribunal (NGT), it was informed by office of the Municipal Commissioner, Ghaziabad Nagar Nigam (GNN).
The GNN has been receiving several complaints about the existence of illegal dairies in the city that are a nuisance. The dairy owners often are found to be discharging cow dung and excreta of cattle thereby choking the drains.
The area sanitation inspectors of every zone have also been asked to ensure that no illegal dairy is functional in their area and no cattle excreta is discharged into the drains from any illegal dairy, failing which they will be subject to department action.