Second meeting regarding shifting of dairies outside mC limits held
Meeting attended by Mayor, Deputy Commissioner, MC Commissioner, ACA GLADA & Deputy Director Animla Husbandry
Ludhiana, August 13, 2020: A meeting of the high powered committee set up by the Additional Chief Secretary, Department of Local Government, Punjab, was held under the chairmanship of Mayor Mr Balkar Singh Sandhu at Mayor Camp Office, here today. This meeting was also attended by Deputy Commissioner Mr Varinder Kumar Sharma, MC Commissioner Mr Pardeep Sabharwal, Additional Chief Administrator GLADA and Deputy Director, Department of Animal Husbandry, Ludhiana.
Mayor Mr Balkar Singh Sandhu informed that during this meeting, a committee of experts from Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (GADVASU), GLADA and Animal Husbandry Department have been formed, that would finalise the design of the dairy complex. He said that this committee would submit their findings and report in next meeting.
He said that the alternative sites where the dairies can be shifted in different villages were also discussed. He said that this time, the Punjab government is committed to shift the dairies to some alternative sites and this committee has been specially formed to find a solution to it.
It is pertinent to mention that Mayor is the Chairman of this committee, DC Ludhiana, CA GLADA and Deputy Director Animal Husbandry are members, while MC Commissioner is Member/Convener.