Jammu Tawi, April 19
In order to send a message of Swachh Bharat Mission, A team of Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC) headed by R.S. Jamwal, Joint Commissioner (A) along with Dr. Anita Salgotra, Health Officer JMC distributed dustbins at Gole Market and Apsara Road Gandhi Nagar Jammu.
Kulbir Singh president Gole market association, Ashu Gupta Chairman and Amit Jandyal President Apsara Road Market association were present during the occasion.
Speaking on this occasion Joint Commissioner appealed the association members to cooperate with Jammu Municipal Corporation and the shopkeepers were asked to collect the garbage of their shops in these dustbins and the Safaikaramcharies of the areas will dispose the same. The shopkeepers can also dispose the garbage in the nearby containers dustbins instead of throwing out of their shops. If anybody found shall be strictly dealt under the provisions of Municipal Corp. Act 2000.
He apprised the markets association that these dustbins are being distributed under Swachh Bharat Mission in order to improve the sanitation of area in the vicinity of these markets. The association members appreciated the Corporation authorities to take steps in order to make Jammu clean and green. They also appealed the shopkeepers to collect the garbage in these dustbin for further disposal so that the roads and lanes remained neat & clean. Others who were present during the occasion including Surjit Singh, Beli Ram, Bachan, Sanjeev, Dr. B. R. Sharma, Anil Kohli, Raghav Mahajan and others.