KTR launches Garbage collection centre


In order to provide better living conditions and a healthy environment, GHMC is taking up various development activities in the city, Minister MA&UD K.Taraka Ramarao, said after the inauguration of Garbage ,Collection and Transfer station at Sanjeevaiah Park here today.

Earlier MinisterK.Taraka Rama Rao, flagged off 55 nos of MSW modern & smart vehicles of 35GVW capacity at HMDA grounds beside I-Max theatre. Speaking on the occasion Minister Said Telangana Government is committed to providing better facilities and livable conditions as a part of this, set up of advanced garbage collection, transport and treatment, a comprehensive system end to end i.e. from source of collection to disposal in a scientific way, this is the latest and advanced technology is being used in global cities and this the first of its kind in the country, being used in Hyderabad.

Minister recalled that as per the instructions of the Chief Minister, after distribution 44 lakhs of dust bins (dry and wet) and introduce of 2,000Swachh autos the efficiency of garbage collection is increased to 6,000 tons from 3,500 tons and still more to be done. In order to improve garbage collection efficiency, 90 mini transfer stations is located at nearby 150 wards of GHMC and reducing from present 17 big transfer stations to 10 transfer stations.

With strategically located 90 mini transfer stations the distance of shifting of garbage by the Swachh auto to transfer station marginally reduces and collection of garbage efficiency improves. Within a month new 2700 modern fleet automated compact autos will be replace in place of present old autos , with this the garbage collected in autos is automatically unloaded into the static compactors and this will automatically loaded into sealed containers of MSW vehicles. Further there is no human interference during shifting of garbage from auto to heavy vehicles he added.

The Minister said Telangana Government is providing all required amenities in making Hyderabad a global city as a part of this inauguration of C&D waste plant, Command and Control centre to control crimes, laying of roads etc.

Home Ministers Mohd.Mahmood Ali, Sri Talasani Srinivas Yadav, H.w.Mayor Bonthu Rammohan, Sri Danam Nagender, Hon’ble MLA, Khairthabad, Principal Secretary Sri. Arvind Kumar, Commissioner, GHMC Sri Lokesh Kumar, Zonal Commissioners, Ms. Praveenya, Sri Srinivas Reddy, Addl. Commrs., Sri Santosh, Sri Viswajeet Kampati and other senior officials from Ramky participated in the programme.