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GPs directed to identify 1 acre govt. land to deal with waste


Garbage set on fire along the Mysuru-Hunsur Road stretch on the outskirts of Mysuru. | Photo Credit: M.A. SRIRAM

Taking a serious note of the unhygienic conditions of the outskirts of Mysuru, following the dumping of solid waste in violation of the norms, the district administration has asked gram panchayats (GPs) within the ‘Greater Mysuru’ periphery to deal with it on priority.

The GPs and the revenue authorities have been asked to identify a government land — measuring not less than one acre — in each panchayat limit for the management of waste.

Deputy Commissioner Abhiram G. Sankar acknowledged the problem and ...


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