Hyderabad: Nearly 2Lakh challans provided for infraction of flexi advertisements, hoardings
Hyderabad: The Directorate of Enforcement Vigilance and also Disaster Management (EV and also DM) wing of the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) has a monstrous job of gathering Rs.110 crore pending charges with complete challans of 198,250 till day. The EV&DM division offered info after obtaining an RTI application from city-based lobbyistRobin Zaccheus He looked for information of E-challans and also challans on infraction of flexi, ads and also hoarding boards in GHMC limitations.
Robin looked for year- sensible split of complete flexi offenses in the city. In respond the division stated that there is no year- sensible split offered independently for flexi offenses. The EV&DM stated 198,250 challans have actually been supplied till day; Rs 9.93 crore charge has actually been paid by lawbreakers. Yet the division needs to obtain Rs 110 crore.
Ahead of elections, throughout political rallies different events set up their flexi, ads and also hoarding boards for which the Directorate of EV&DM likewise provided charges as it goes against theGHMC Act Recently EV&DM put penalty on numerous political events. But when the lobbyist inquired on offenses by events, challan paid or otherwise, the division responded claiming no different split is kept for party-wise for flexi, advertisement, hoarding offenses.
Speaking to The Hans India, Zaccheus stated, “Apparently the EV&DM department should maintain political party-wise violations if it has true intentions to curb plastic menace by taking stringent measures against repeat offenders. But, unfortunately, it does not maintain such data, as revealed in the RTI.”
He mentioned that on August 2, 2016, Minister of Municipal Administration & & IT K T Rama Rao mentioned outlawing plastic hazard as a result of the flexi society, not simply under the GHMC limitations. But in all municipalities/corporations throughout Telangana no such restriction has actually been applied up until now,” statedRobin
He mentioned that KTR had actually also asked celebration staff to avoid installing flexis and also stated “none can become a leader by putting up their flexis; it is by winning hearts of people”
Robin claims these words of knowledge from the minister appear to be much from truth. The TRS leaders/activists not just disregarded the legislation, yet likewise made sure every TRS conference is loaded with flexis and also informal hoardings. They do not appear to trouble regarding winning individuals’s heart. What seems essential for them is to enter the excellent publications of the TRS functioning president and also theCM The lobbyist likewise stated just recently KTR had reveal KCR’s three-day birthday parties. Not remarkably flexi offenses reported on 16-17 February were 269; the approximated charge was about Rs 20 lakh.
“It is a known fact for those who actively follow the Enforcement Directorate on social media say they see the ” name plate” of the person before issuing a challan. In several instances the challans should have been 4-5 lakh; they were restricted to a minimum. In other instances, the violation reported to the Enforcement Directorate was not responded,” stated Robin.