September 12, 2021 4:40 pm
Locals complain that the dump and the attendant problems are not only blighting their health but marital prospects as well.
June 20, 2019 5:28 pm
Months ahead of Ganesha Chaturthi, the Karnataka High Court has reiterated that immersion of idols in lakes should not be allowed. The authorities have been asked to identify other places for the same.
September 19, 2018 2:43 am
Although firemen resented the decision, Municipal Commissioner K K Yadav said that he had to prevent the city from an epidemic and when such a serious situation arises, every staff member, be it a clerk or he himself, would be involved in the cleaning of the city.
May 29, 2018 3:06 pm
The green body was hearing a plea filed by Resident Welfare Associations of Sectors 22, 23, 53, 55 and 56 seeking directions to immediately stop dumping of solid waste at the site in Sector 54.
June 20, 2017 6:23 am
Such garbage dumps can be seen across the city. Amritsar was ranked 258th among 434 cities in Swachh Survekshan 2017. The city lost huge points during annual survey as it has no solid waste treatment plant.
December 23, 2014 4:13 am
After ban on dumping of waste in open, PMC had been finding it tough to process waste generated in city.
October 01, 2014 2:21 am
The court has asked the agencies to file fresh photographs indicating the work done in the area.
August 10, 2014 4:03 am
With the agitation continuing, the civic administration could not lift the waste piled up across the city.
July 03, 2014 3:02 am
Residents are fearing the worst with monsoon arriving and animals creating a menace throughout the place.
December 25, 2011 2:50 am
Villagers of Phursungi and Uruli Devachi agreed to allow garbage dumping in their villages from 9 am on Sunday.