3 FIRs filed in Delhi for `breeding mosquitoes'
puddles in your property before an FIR is filed against you! In a first, the South Delhi Municipal Corporation has lodged three FIRs in Greater Kailash area for negligence that was leading to large-scale breeding of mosquitoes. These were big construction sites flouting norms, a senior official said. "We will impose penalties up to `50,000 and FIRs will also be lodged with the Delhi Police against repeat offenders. By being negligent, these people are putting the lives of others in danger," said the official. An inspection found negligence in over 47,000 homes, of which half were in South Delhi. The corporation has recovered `37 lakh in penalties. The campaign will intensify in monsoon.