Plan to ensure pollution free environment
MIRPUR (AJK): In order to ensure pollution-free environment, AJK government has imposed ban on throwing garbage at public places.
Talking to APP on Wednesday the official sources said prohibitory orders under section 144 to be issued soon across AJK. The sources revealed that garbage plants and burning units to be installed in all major cities to ensure availability of pollution-free environment.
AJK government has earmarked Rs. 250 million to translate the vision of skilled and green Kashmir. The sources said federal ministry of environment was spending Rs. 110 million for the reforestation of AJK besides initiating necessary steps to save forests from fire and erosion.
"A mega project for supply of hygienic filtered water has been launched in some parts of AJK with the financial assistance of federal government. The plan involves the installation of water filtration plants at all the union councils in AJK," the sources added. -App