The Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC) has suffered an embarrassment after the civic body’s BJP-led standing committee rejected what has been described as “an innovative plan” to track the movement of sanitation workers with smart
With the councillors all set to receive new laptops,the older ones,returned by the previous lot,will most likely be given to officials of the Municipal Corporation. While a proposal,to hand over these laptops to schools,was discussed,no consensus could be reached.
Earlier, this week, MC Commissioner Jitender Yadav had made it mandatory for employees to cycle to work on Wednesdays. He had also said that employees staying at far-off places could use public transport.
At the last MC House meeting on January 5, the issue of the N-choe was raised by SAD Councillor Kanwaljeet Singh Ruby. He urged the mayor and the MC commissioner to start the cleaning work as grass had grown in the N-choe thereby blocking the flow of drained water.
The counsel for the Jaypee plant, however, told NGT that they were ready to run the plant even without a tipping fee and had also given a proposal to set up a compost plant. But the House did not agree and decided to terminate the contract.