October 18, 2020 8:59:31 am
The Noida Authority on Saturday stated it issued penalties price Rs 11,15,000 on numerous non-public contractors and entities for flouting anti-air air pollution tips and guidelines right here.
It stated the motion has been taken as per the rules of the Graded Response Motion Plan (GRAP), which got here into drive on Thursday amid deteriorating air high quality within the Delhi NCR.
“4 contractors have been issued fines by the water division totalling Rs four lakh for laying pipelines in violation of the principles. Fourteen folks have been issued fines totalling Rs 3,50,000 for violating tips of the Nationwide Inexperienced Tribunal (NGT),” the Authority stated in a press release.
The general public well being division additionally imposed fines on non-public contractors engaged in mechanical sweeping of roads and door-to-door assortment of rubbish for laxity of their work, it said.
“Mechanical sweeping company Chennai MSW was penalised Rs 1 lakh for irresponsible work and laxity, whereas AG Enviro, the contractor for door-to-door rubbish assortment, was additionally slapped a positive of Rs 1 lakh and sanitation contractor Onex Rs 25,000,” the Authority stated.
“The mixed fines price Rs 11,15,000 have been issued on Saturday,” it said.
In the meantime, the Authority stated street stretches measuring 47 kilometres have been sprinkled with water, whereas one other 220 kilometres of street stretches on 55 routes have been cleaned mechanically.
Footpaths and streets measuring 60 kilometres have been cleaned through the night time utilizing water handled by sewage therapy crops, it added.
On Saturday, the air high quality index in elements of Noida remained within the “very poor” class, in accordance with authorities businesses.
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