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Kottayam administration steps in to tackle waste management issue

The Hindu, 14 October 2014


With the local bodies demonstrating their lack of competence in tackling the solid waste management scenario in the district, the administration itself has stepped in to lend support in empowering these bodies in their endeavour.


According to District Collector Ajith Kumar, the basic strategy adopted in the project would be to find a way to process the solid waste at the ward level, both in grama panchayats and in four municipalities.


A meeting of stakeholders held here on Monday has decided to take up the scheme on an experimental basis in one ward each at Kottayam municipality and Mutholi, Athirampuzha and Kanjirappally grama panchayats. Read more....