City Corporation will stop collecting solid waste if segregation is not done

Tuesday, October 13th, 2020

Mangaluru : The City Corporation said on Monday that it will stop collecting solid waste from individual houses if segregated waste is not handed over to it after a week from now. Corporation Commissioner Akshy Sridhar said in a release that individual houses will be given a week’s time to adopt to the new system […]

MCC will start fine if fail to separate wet and dry waste : Commissioner

Thursday, October 1st, 2020
Akshy Sridhar

Mangaluru : The City Corporation (MCC) will start fining those who fail to segregate waste at source and hand it over to waste-collectors from October 2, MCC Commissioner Akshy Sridhar warned on Wednesday. Waste should be segregated at source. MCC will collect wet waste on all the days and dry waste on every Friday. The […]

High Court govt : A month to decide on draft solid waste management bylaws

Saturday, September 7th, 2019

Bengaluru : The High Court of Karnataka on Friday set a one-month deadline for the State government to examine the draft Solid Waste Management (SWM) Bylaws of the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) and take a decision on approving the draft for notifying it in the gazette to invite suggestions and objections from the public. […]