The public health department has the overall responsibility for the creation, promotion and maintenance of a salubrious environment in the township. This is achieved inter alia through an effective and efficient refuse collection service, cleansing of public places, drains canals and rivers, roadside weeding, maintenance of public conveniences, rodent control and management of cemeteries and markets.
The Department has to ensure compliance with the Health Regulations, Market & Fair Regulations as legislated by the Council from time to time as per Section of the Local Government Act.
The functions of the department are carried through the following sections:

  1. Classified trades;
2. Refuse collection and Town Cleansing
3. Market and fair;
4. Cemeteries and crematoria;
5. Traffic centre , Bus Terminals and Public Convenience;
6. Cleaning of Rivers, drains and canals;
7. Control of weeds and rodents

Procurement Plan 2013 (Indicative)
Operating of classified trade
Refuse collection, road sweeping and cleansing of public roads
Cleansing of water courses drains and canals
Markets and fairs
Cemeteries and Crematoria
Traffic Centre and Terminals
Weeding and chemical spraying of roads and public places
Rodent Control
Bulky Wastes and E-wastes Collection
Do's & Don'ts
Overgrown Property



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