Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) is taking great initiatives to stop pollution of water bodies this festive season by implementing a ban on Plaster of Paris (POP) idols. It has held a meetings with mandals and idol makers. Mandals are requested not to purchase idols made of plaster of paris. Idol makers are asked to make idols of clay and not mix pop with clay. NMC has also asked the general public to lend their support for their success. Though the ban on pop idols had been voiced earlier but it has been implemented now.
In a drive to provide parking space to Nagpurians Civic chief Sanjeev Jaiswal and Police Commissioner Ankush Dhanvijay have joined hands to take action against encroachers and provide parking space to people. Most of the time parking spaces are not available due to encroachments by daily vendors. These vendors block footpaths and parking space.
The tar work done on south Ambazari road came off completely within a few days after the completion of work. The tar patch between Bajaj Nagar and Subash Nagar T- point came off completely which is creating problems to the smooth flow of traffic. Nagpur Municipal Corporation officials are blaming the contractor for doing poor quality work and asked them to redo it again. This inferior quality of work speaks of official negligence as no senior and junior engineers were present on site at the time of work.