Municipal Commissioner of Ghaziabad Nagar Nigam (GNN), Dinesh Chandra Singh today visited Kavi Nagar Zone, where he took stock of sanitation exercise of this zone. It was found that silt from a drain—stretching from Jain Temple up to Vivekanand Nagar Phatak—had dried after de-silting, however it was not picked up. It was also found additionally that at several places garbage was lying that was not lifted. The Municipal Commissioner was furious at seeing this and he directed the area SFI Narendra Kumar to get the silt and garbage lifted by today evening or else to face consequences.
Notably, the GNN has undertaken a special drain cleaning drive nowadays, wherein as per the directions of the Municipal Commissioner, all city drains have to be de-silted and cleaned before the rainy season as well as to prevent them from becoming a breeding ground for mosquitoes.