Tuesday, 26 October 2021



LATEST NEWS Amit Shah inaugurated and laid foundation stones of various development projects in Srinagar Amit Shah addressed the Sainik Sammelan at CRPF Camp, Lethpora, Pulwama Union MoS Women, Child Development & AYUSH visits Ayurvedic Hospital; Directorate of AYUSH Jammu Union MoS for Statistics, Programme Implementation conducts public outreach programme at KVS Chenani Tourism Directorate Jammu organises FAM Tour for Travel Trade Fraternity, Vloggers to Reasi Maiden Rowing, Kayaking competition in Ranjit Sagar Lake held on day 2 of Iconic Week festival at Basohli DDC Kishtwar reviews progress of key development projects FIEO, JKTPO organises Capacity Building Program on Commercialization of GI products at Jammu, Srinagar DDC Poonch reviews land acquisition cases of Army Tourism Directorate organises Mata Ka Jagran under Iconic Week Festival at Mahamaya & Kol Kandoli Temples All Party Meet Firmly Resolves To Oppose Centre’s Decision For Extension Of BSF’s Jurisdiction In Punjab AAP roars in all-party meeting, says Centre should not divide Punjab apart Amarinder Singh Raja Warring Hands Over Appointment Letters To Family Members Of Seven Farmers Lost Lives During Farmers' Agitation Daler Mehndi out with his new track 'Rola Pe Gaya' Supriya Pathak : No two mothers are same in real-life, same on-screen Naga Shaurya in place of Naga Chaitanya for 'Varudu Kaavalenu' Pranali Rathore shares how she relates with her on-screen character Pankaj Tripathi turns shrewd cop in 'Bunty Aur Babli 2' trailer National Award-winning Mohanlal-starrer headed for OTT release From bus conductor to Phalke Awardee, Rajinikanth's life is the stuff of movies 67th National Film Awards: Rajinikanth, Dhanush, Kangana, Manoj Bajpayee receive honours


Coming, Rs 475-Cr Project For Bio-Remediation Of 55.92 Lmt Legacy Waste In 16 Punjab Towns

State to ensure complete fecal sludge, waste water management

5 Dariya News

5 Dariya News

5 Dariya News

Chandigarh , 15 Mar 2021

The legacy waste in 16 major towns of Punjab with over 1 lakh population will now be bio-remediated. For this purpose, a comprehensive project worth Rs 475.06 crore has been approved.A detailed project report (DPR) to this effect was given a final nod at the high powered committee (HPC), headed by the Chief Secretary, Ms Vini Mahajan, here today.Ludhiana, Amritsar, Jalandhar, Bathinda, Mohali, Moga, Patiala, Khanna, Hoshiarpur, Malerkotla, Abohar, Batala, Pathankot, Barnala, Muktsar and Ferozepur were the municipal towns covered under the project. These 16 cities have generated around 55.92 lakh metric tonnes (LMT) of legacy waste.Under the approved DPR, the legacy waste will be disposed of at a cost of Rs 800 to Rs 885 MT.Giving further details, Principal Secretary Local Government A K Sinha apprised that the state will seek to ensure complete fecal sludge management (FSM) and waste water management (WWM) for cities with over 1 lakh population, besides ensuring complete solid waste management for all cities covering legacy dumpsite remediation, material recovery facilities (MRFs) and construction & demolition waste processing.Ms Mahajan asked the Housing and Urban Development department to ensure the compliance of solid waste management in urban estates and approved colonies, which have not yet been handed over to the concerned civic bodies.She also directed the Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) to prepare an action plan regarding sludge management and submit it to the Punjab Water Supply and Sanitation Board (PWSSB) to get it finalised.Notably, the state has already achieved almost 100 per cent door-to-door collection and segregation of municipal solid waste, besides preparing 14 district environment plans to address the problem of pollution.Principal Secretary Water Resources Sarvjit Singh, Principal Secretary Finance, Food and Civil Supplies KAP Sinha, PMIDC CEO Ajoy Kumar Sharma, Director Local Government Puneet Goyal and Project Director SBM Pooran Singh and other senior officials attended the meeting.


Tags: Vini Mahajan , Chandigarh , Chief Secretary , Chief Secretary of Punjab , Chief Secretary Punjab , IAS officer , IAS , Punjab , Punjab Government , Government of Punjab



related news




Photo Gallery



Video Gallery



5 Dariya News RNI Code: PUNMUL/2011/49000
© 2011-2021 | 5 Dariya News | All Rights Reserved
Powered by: CDS PVT LTD