16 C
Saturday, February 24, 2024

Assam: All India Professionals’ Congress writes to Ashok Singhal raising concern over waste management in Fancy Bazar

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

HT Digital,

Guwahati, Dec 8: Gauravv Somani, the Assam State Congress secretary and President of the All India Professionals’ Congress (AIPC) Assam unit, has formally voiced concerns to Ashok Singhal, the Cabinet Minister of Housing & Urban Affairs, about the proposed municipal solid waste facility in Guwahati’s Fancy Bazar.

- Advertisement -

In his letter, Somani highlighted potential health risks, traffic congestion, aesthetic impact, and economic issues raised by Fancy Bazar’s residents and businesses.

He stressed the need for adherence to the National Green Tribunal’s environmental norms and the completion of an environmental impact assessment and public consultation. The site’s densely populated location and proximity to religious institutions were also raised as concerns.

- Advertisement -
The Hills Times
The Hills Timeshttps://thehillstimes.in/
The Hills Times, a largely circulated English daily published from Diphu and printed in Guwahati, having vast readership in hills districts of Assam, and neighbouring Nagaland, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh and Manipur
Latest news
- Advertisement -
Related news
- Advertisement -
Kaji Nemu Declared The State Fruit Of Assam 10 Indian States With The Largest Forest Cover 10 Types Of Parathas To Try Best Places to Visit in Summer in India 10 Beautiful Waterfalls In India