SWACHH Survekshan team will visit Visakhapatnam on Wednesday, said GVMC Commissioner G Srijana. Addressing a review meeting on Swachh Survekshan-2021 with Zonal Commissioners, health officials and sanitary inspectors here on Tuesday, she asked the officials and staff to achieve top rank for GVMC in Swachh Survekshan. She said they have already taken measures will regard to required parameters and documents for five-star garbage-free city ranking.
The GVMC Commissioner said bin clearance was not being done properly in several areas and directed the official to monitor garbage clearance. She directed the GVMC staff to set up twin bins at the RTC bus stand, railway station, markets and other areas and added that dustbins at commercial complexes, shopping malls and small shops should be cleared regularly.
Srijana also asked the GVMC staff to regularly clean footpaths, roads and public places. Additional Commissioner V Sanyasi Rao said the survey team will observe segregation of waste at source and recycling of wet, dry and hazardous waste.