|November 7, 2015 at 6:53 pm #5971|
Curti youth allegedly seized a garbage collection truck and forced the dirver to unload the waste in front of the Curti-Khandepar panchayat on Friday. The incident sparked outrage amongst the panchas, who condemned the incident and filed a complaint at the Ponda police station.
On learning of the incident, which occurred at 11 am, Sarpanch Deepa Naik and the panchas immediately rushed to the panchayat and got the area cleared. Police visited the panchayat and conducted the panchanama, while Naik gave them the names of suspects.
According to Naik, some youth came to her house on Thursday to complain about the stench at the garbage collection spot at Haveli. She assured to solve the issue within a day.
But to her surprise, the youth unnecessarily stopped a garbage collection truck and forced the driver to dumped garbage in front of the panchayat house. She alleged the youth were acting on the direction of politicians to defame and harass her.
Naik also stated that people are not cooperating with the panchayat’s garbage collection drive and are dumping their garbage beside the roads.
Source/Reference: Herald, “Curti youth force dumping of garbage in front of p’yat house“