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RCC plans to construct 30 STS for modern waste management

Published : 31 Dec 2021 12:26 AM

Rajshahi City Corporation (RCC) has conceived a plan to construct 30 Secondary Transfer Stations (STS) in each ward of the city in phases for removing and managing the household wastes and garbage in a modern and hygienic way.  In the first phase, sites for construction of 12 STS have been selectedand construction works of five of those are going to start within a shortest possible time.

Earlier, the city had constructed six stations for modern waste management.Panel Mayor of Rajshahi City Corporation Shariful Islam revealed this while inaugurating two newly constructed STS at Mission Hospital and Bulanpur areason Thursday as the chief guest. He asked all officials and staff of the corporation concerned to render their duties with utmost sincerity and honesty to make the effort of making the city neat and clean.

"We are committed to build the city green, clean and eco-friendly within the shortest possible time as per demand of the city residents," he said.

He added that the officials and employees who will be adjudged as good workers will be honoured and awarded to inspire others.

He also called upon all staff to chaotically motivate the people against dumping household wastes besides the roads and other public places.