The cleanliness drive in Nagpur is getting momentum and the civic body of the city is planning to use machines for sweeping streets. As per information, the procedures have already initiated and within 15 days the tender would be finalised. And it is expecting that the NMC will use these Chinese sweeping machines to sweeping from January 31, 2020.The civic chief Abhijeet Bangar has stated that the city is having cement roads everywhere and
the NMC will allot the work to an agency. He added that before January 31, 2010 machines will be procured. And the agency is endowed with the responsibility to clean the footpaths; cutting shrubs will also be done mechanically which will have accuracy too. As per the reports, two new agencies taking over the garbage collection work in city from November 16.
Earlier, Kanak Resources Management Limited (KRML) has carried out the process and they are not taking the matter seriously, at the same NMC is facing problems and helpless in monitoring garbage collection. Civic chief has appealed people to cooperate as garbage collection gets irregular across city.
Bangar expressed that they will focus on segregation of waste for which they will not only promote the ideas through media but also through several social organisations, Door-to-door collection is very important. And NMC will make everybody compulsory to segregate the garbage which is the need of the hour. ABHA Pande, corporator demanded that with the garbage collection work being handed over to new agencies, priority should be given to locals.