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Date :2/8/2019
Press Release on 8th Feb 2019
JMC convened a meeting of Health & Sanitation wing

Today on 08/02/2019 on the directions of Sh. Pankaj Magotra, Commissioner JMC, Sh. Pardeep Singh, Joint Commissioner (A), JMC convened a meeting of Health & Sanitation wing to review the functioning of said wing. Dr. Mohd. Saleem Khan, Health officer JMC was also present. At the outset of the meeting Joint Commissioner (A) welcomed all the participants of the meeting. Joint Commissioner (A) pointed out regarding the various sanitation issues raised by the Hon’ble Councillors and directed the staff of sanitation wing to resolve the issues in consultation with the Hon’ble Councillors. It has been also pointed out that the graph of user charges is also on very lower side. He issued directions to gear up the collection of user charges and achieve the desired targets by the ending March 2019. The issue of dumping of Mulba / building material has been also pin pointed by the chair and it has been desired that challan to be served to the defaulters who have dumped the material creating insanitary conditions and also inconvenience to the public in general. The chair also pointed out that the sewerage manholes within the limits of JMC found overflowing at various locations, thus creating insanitary conditions and inconvenience also to the public in general. The field staff has been directed to report immediately so that the matter could be taken with the concerned departments for rectification. It has been also pointed out that despite a ban on use of polythene, the polythene is being sold in the markets. The directions has been issued to seize the polythene and imposed penalty also on the defaulters. The other who were present in the meeting Assistant Sanitation Officer, Sanitary Inspectors and Sanitary Supervisors. The meeting ended with the vote of thanks to the chair.