UDHAMPUR, June 15: Regardless of numerous schemes and programmes undertaken to sanitize public locations, the Udhampur city appears remaining un-cleaned emitting foul odor and making it troublesome for the passersby.
Heaps of rubbish could be seen amassed in a lot of the public locations and parks, together with Bhagat Singh park, which is located in coronary heart of the town. Piles of grime could be seen in every single place whereas drains are stuffed with rubbish.
In line with the locals and morning walkers, they’re pressured to cowl their mouth and markets await sanitization thus creating immense inconvenience for the commoners and guests within the city.
Citing examples, locals alleged that rubbish dumps could possibly be seen littered throughout the entire Udhampur metropolis and open rubbish dumping station in entrance of DC workplace left and proper facet and close to Pandav Temple, Ramnagar Chowk, Salian Talab mini bus stand, in entrance of District Hospital, predominant bazar, close to ITI and different seen locations centrally positioned within the city.
Ashok Kumar, Rahul Sharma, Rakesh Sharma, Akshat Kumar and Rahul Singh informed the Excelsior that when folks stroll alongside the footpath and even drive their automobiles they need to cross via an odd expertise as foul odor emitting from the rubbish dumps makes it worse for them.
“Persons are vulnerable to some harmful ailments together with respiratory ailments as a result of soiled atmosphere,” they stated whereas alleging that the Municipal Committee Udhampur has did not get the rubbish lifted from these factors frequently.
In Udhampur Meat Market, Municipal Council Udhampur has created rubbish dumping station in entrance of the mutton outlets. Mutton, rooster and fish from listed below are equipped to the entire metropolis and lots of Military, BSF, CRPF folks additionally go to right here. Shopkeepers have been demanding shifting of this dumping station for the final many months, however neither the Municipal Council not the District Administration Udhampur takes cognizance of the identical.
Locals have appealed to the Lt Governor Manoj Sinha to take the difficulty with the involved division and direct them to alter dumping websites from the entire metropolis.