LG Asks Delhi Civic Bodies To Develop Common App For Cleanliness Project
Delhi Lieutenant-Governor (L-G) Anil Baijal on January 8 asked all the three civic bodies – East, North and South – to develop a common mobile application (app) to monitor any deficiencies in cleanliness initiatives in their respective jurisdiction. Baijal also directed that all works relating to mechanical sweeping of roads and solid-waste management be completed within eight months. The directions were issued at a meeting chaired by the L-G to review the progress of cleanliness initiatives of the three municipal corporations.
"The L-G stressed that proper lighting arrangement should be ensured in and around all toilets complexes, besides sewerage water connection to toilets … He also advised the MCD commissioners to develop a common mobile app to monitor any deficiencies in Swachhta (cleanliness) initiatives," the L-G Office said in a statement.
It also stated that the L-G reiterated that senior officers should oversee the maintenance of municipal assets such as parks, flyovers, open gyms, and undertake regular field visits.
With inputs from Housing News