Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Hosein begs citizens: Stop the dumping*

Rural Development and Local Government Minister Kazim Hosein


Rural Development and Local Government Minister Kazim Hosein is urging citizens to report any cases of illegal dumping, as he blamed clogged waterways for the country's latest flooding.

Hosein toured severely impacted areas, including Caroni, Woodland, Barrackpore, St Helena, Piarco, Caparo, Sangre Grande and Rio Claro at the weekend. He noted that one of the contributors leading to flooding was identified as illegal dumping of garbage into the major drains and waterways.

And he appealed to citizens to report any cases of illegal dumping to their respective municipal corporations.

 

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