DISCUSSION+TO+SOLVE+COLOMBO+GARBAGE+ISSUE
Wednesday, 07 August 2019 - 15:07
DISCUSSION TO SOLVE COLOMBO GARBAGE ISSUE
554

Views

Waste collected in the Colombo Municipal Council area has increased after the Ministry of Megapolis and Western Development stopped garbage disposal at the Wattala - Kerawalapitiya dump yard a couple of days ago.

Hiru correspondent who visited the city stated that garbage has been piling on either side of the Pettah-Manning Market road.

A senior official of the Colombo Municipal Council stated that several discussions will be held at the Municipal Council premises this morning under the patronage of the Colombo Municipal Commissioner.

According to reports, it has been decided to take garbage to a site in Aruwakkalu, Puttalam when the dumping garbage at Kerawalapitiya stopped. However, the lack of adequate transport facilities has been the obstacle.

However, a senior official from the Ministry of Ministry of Megapolis and Western Development stated that it has been decided to carry out the transportation through a private company in consultation with the Governor of the Western Province and the Municipal Commissioner.
Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
1,867 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
52,645 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
20,338 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
45,141 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
329 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
101,935 Views
Top