* Collected and put by the side or in polythene bags .
* kept till the drains are cleaned in a locality .
* it is definitely an improvement over the previous practice of just dumping on the road side. Thanks to the citizens active participation in making the civic authorities to perform the expected duties.
There is chance of getting back to the drains when it rains .
# But this is kept till the entire cleaning is over in a ward . May be 2 weeks .
# Exposed to vagaries of the climate like rain and wind.
@ As and when the drain is cleared it should be put into bags and cleared the same day .
@ That will avoid the slush going back into the drains and making a mockery of the efforts and expenses.
@ This is a good source of manure without stink , so could be utilized in Parks and Nurseries.
I think the whole India should follow the model of Indore Municipal corporation in segregation of Garbage.
- OUR GARBAGE OUR RESPONSIBILITY . more
I am convinced that we are also formal and trying an impossible task , I think until and unless we will not start from our house to top boss with our full participation for cleaning it is not going to improve . more
Local peoples participation mainly bringing to the notice of authorities ; through on line complaints. And through media write ups. "The Hindu "newspaper has a weekly supplement - 'Down Town ' that encourages articles substantiating with photos . Effective to some extent .
Also in this case the clearance was done in the wake of Dengue Fever incidences and deaths that have been highlighted by the strong opposition. more