Ludhiana: Newly appointed Municipal Corporation Commissioner Ludhiana Jaskaran Singh is going to improve sanitation and other problems in slum areas on prior basis with his joining.
Aiming to flagship the government programmes and schemes in city, so that all the point would be cover. However Singh is very keen to streamline the encroachments in city and proper sanitation in the slum areas.
Singh has served as Deputy Commissioner in Kapurthala, Mukatsar and Sangrur. Singh is presently serving as Director Local Bodies Government. However Singh is very familiar with the working of Municipal Corporation.
Very particular over the project of smart city as different development projects would come under this and Ludhiana is very prominent in smart city and several projects are being done under this.
Mainly issues which are need to be corrected includes encroachments, traffic problem, pathetic condition of slum areas, bad condition of roads, manholes below earth level among others.
However residents are seeking hope from the newly appointed commissioner to improve the working of Corporation and many of the contractors are seeking their pending dues which corporation is not paying.
One of employees of MC on requesting anonymity claimed that MC Chief should allocate the different post to the officers as many of the officers are not working properly and harassing the people with their powers.
Jaskaran Singh said, “I will do my best and will improve the sanitation conditions in city and slum areas so that people should not suffer from any problem. I will try to solve all the contemporary problems in Ludhiana”.
Singh further added that Ludhiana is prime city and will make Ludhiana more cleaner and encroachment free city so that people would not come up complaints.