Bangaloreans are likely to enjoy 'clean Fridays' for two months from June 15. At least that is what the Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) officials promise.To check the outbreak of water and vector-borne diseases, the BBMP will take up special intensive cleaning of areas every Friday starting June 15.This intensive cleaning campaign, to be taken up in the 100-odd wards initially, will cover complete removal of garbage, debris, silt and commercial waste from pavements, cleaning of vacant sites, elimination of black spots, clearing of clogged shoulder drains, medians and kerbs, spraying and fogging of chemicals to check mosquito breeding and an intensified dog-catching drive. (snip)"
Sunday, June 17, 2007
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