SMC conducts sanitation drive around city temples

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SRINAGAR: Srinagar Municipal Corporation(SMC) in view of upcoming festival Mahashivratra conducted special sanitation drives in various temples including Shakar Acharya, Zeethyar, Ganpatiyar Habba Kadal, SR Gunj, Batiyar. The drive was carried out under the supervision of chief Sanitation Officer Mohhamad Akbar Sufi who along with various other senior officers of Corporation visited various temples in the city.
He directed all the ward officers to ensure upto mark sanitation in thier areas. All the temples falling within thier jurisdiction including lanes, by lanes and the connecting roads has to be kept clean with a regular sanitation drive.
Adding that the devotees thronging to these religious places should not face any inconvinience on the occasion
He also called upon Ward Officers to utilise the services of sanitation staff properly in the field from wee hours and sanitation workers be fully equipped with brooms, handcarts, lime etc to upkeep sanitation for the occassion.
The sanitation officers has also been directed to be duty bound and constantly be available to monitor sanitation on ground.