Nitesh R Pradhan
Gangtok, 19 July:
Hem Kumar Chettri, the Municipal Commissioner of Gangtok Municipal Corporation ( GMC) chaired a meeting with all the dealers of rag pickers at the office Conference hall on July 18.
He said, GMC shall provide an identification cards to all rag pickers for identification.He also made an appeal to all Gangtokians not to dump the garbage randomly on street and jhora.
“Every Gangtokians can play a vital role to make Gangtok neat and clean. GMC is always there to help and now it is a high time that each citizen should come forward to cooperate us” he added.
Commissioner also request the residents of Gangtok to segregate the garbage properly at source.
President of Rag Pickers Association Mr.Biju and all dealers were present along with Suman Rai,Inspector from GMC in the meeting.
Rag pickers of Gangtok have welcomed the move of the municipal corporation and have urged to look into their grievances.