Six road sweeping machines of JMC keeping streets clean

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 31 Oct 2018 12:05:26


 

Staff Reporter,

THE Health Department of Jabalpur Municipal Corporation (JMC) is toiling hard to ensure proper cleanliness in the city. For the same, it is operating as many as six road sweeping machines to keep the streets clean.


Health Officer G S Chandel informed that the special cleanliness drive is yielding fruits as streets are dustfree. He said the machines are sweeping roads in three shifts. Similarly, the Health Department is also spraying medicines to check spread of communicable diseases. Health Department employees are spraying medicines through hand spray machines. Accordingly, the drive was organised in all 10 wards of Bhantalliya division.


Likewise, the Department is also using fogging machines to spray insecticides to end mosquito menace. The Health Officer informed that the civic body is carrying out anti-communicable diseases drive and executing a number of works under the drive. He said ward-wise and division-wise teams have been constituted. These teams are working actively.


The Health Department employees are spraying insecticides through fogging machines in densely populated and selected slum areas of the city to check spread of diseases.