Commissioner and Administrator Rajesh Patil informed that a river safety team comprising of third parties will be established on behalf of the Municipal Corporation for environmental and river conservation work in the jurisdiction of Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation. Various active activities are being implemented on behalf of the Municipal Corporation to mark the Amrit Jubilee Year of Independence. This important step has been taken by the Municipal Corporation in order to bring them into the mainstream by social and economic inclusion of the marginalized group of the society.
At many places in the city, on the banks of Pavana and Indrayani rivers and canals, along the roads, private land is being illegally filled by land owners. Also, in some places, filling has been found in the open spaces. Commissioner and Administrator Rajesh Patil will inaugurate the work of “River Security Team” on behalf of the Municipal Corporation to control these activities and to prevent such things and take punitive action. Three units of this team will be formed.
Various activities are being implemented on behalf of Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation to accommodate the deprived and neglected elements of the society and empower them. On the occasion of the Amrit Jubilee year of independence, the Municipal Corporation has undertaken a tertiary rehabilitation program. Under this programme, the Municipal Corporation has included third parties in the Municipal Security Guard, Green Marshal Team. Also, he has been appointed for various functions in health, park department. Third-party self-help groups have been given priority for running the public shelters set up by the Municipal Corporation. Through the Social Development Department of the Municipal Corporation, a monthly pension scheme has been started for third parties who are resident in the city and have completed 50 years subject to certain terms and conditions. Also financial support scheme has been started to strengthen their self-help groups.