DMC issue guidelines on garbage disposal

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Dimapur, November 16: The Dimapur Municipal Council (DMC) has issued guidelines for disposal of garbage/waste under its jurisdiction. The guidelines comes after observing practice of throwing/depositing of garbage/waste on road side as well as in the dustbin/collection points after lifting/clearing by DMC in the morning, which DMC said is in complete violation of its order/rules.
In a circular, DMC directed that no garbage/waste be thrown/deposited on the road side other than the designated waste bin or collection point; and that no garbage shall be thrown/deposited in any dustbin/collection point once after it is cleared by DMC in the morning.
The DMC also informed that garbage/waste of the respective household/shop/business establishment or any other institutions where door to door collection system is not adopted to be thrown/deposited in the designated waste bin/point before 6 am in the morning and in the evening after 6 pm.
The DMC requested all to strictly follow the instructions while also warning that defaulters will be penalized with fine and other legal course of action.
(Page News Service)