Hyderabad: GHMC Commissioner Dr. B. Janardhan Reddy on Saturday said that 140 special teams, which were formed to deal with emergency situations during monsoon, would be utilized for regular civic works.
The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) has deployed 140 special monsoon teams with a cost of Rs.29 crores to tackle the emergency situation in monsoon season. The teams, consisting of 1600 workers, have started working from June 1st itself.
The GHMC Commissioner, while on inspection on East Zone, observed that emergency teams were only working during heavy rains.
In this connection, he has directed the officials to make use of these workers not only in emergency situation but also their services may also be utilized for various civic related works 24×7 in shifts whenever there is no emergency works. (INN)