In first of its kind initiative in the city of temples, the residents of Lakkar Mandi in collaboration with Faith Charitable Trust has introduced collection of household waste from the door steps of residents. The collection of waste is to be done by an auto with two separate chambers for segregation of organic and inorganic waste from houses. The concept is to recycle the waste and reuse it in various ways for disposal of household waste so that it should not become a pollutant. Hon’ble MLA Jammu West and State President BJP Sat Sharma (CA) inaugurated the service and congratulated the residents for this kind of initiative.
The service will initially run in Lakkar Mandi, Indra Colony, Haiderpura area. He applauded the efforts put in by the locals especially Dr. Zaffer Ibal, Varinder (Sonu), Asif Iqbal, Tanveer Manhas. The residents of the area supported the initiative and volunteered to pay Rs. 100 per month for the service. The students of Spring Blossom Public School participated in the event and practically learned the concept of waste management which they read in books.
Praduman Singh, Vijay Sharma, Purshottam Khajuria, Subash Sharma, Pankaj Sawhney, Sahil Gupta, Atul Bakshi and many others were present on the occasion.