GHMC Commissioner Dr B Janardhan Reddy said that in view of the monsoons kicking off early this year, on June 1 itself, the GHMC was deploying its monsoon emergency teams.
The Commissioner held a review meeting in the morning at the GHMC Head Office with engineering officials to deploy the teams in identified locations from today itelf as the monsoon had arrived a week earlier, and to be vigilant to tackle the emergency situation.
He also directed the engineering wing to take up a social audit and to personally monitor all the works which were being taken up in their jurisdictions, and not to give any scope for criticism. He also asked them to keep the citizens of their areas in the loop about the works, and involve them.
The Commissioner also asked the engineers to keep sufficient pumping machines ready, and also to act as per the provisions of the 2016 C&D waste and solid waste management rules.