The Capital district magistrate-cum-DC has directed TK Engineering & Consortium Pvt. Ltd to sprinkle water along the NH-415 from Papu Nallah to Vivek Vihar in Itanagar at regular intervals every day.
The incharge district magistrate cum DC Talom Dupak in his order stated that violation of the order will be viewed seriously and the Project Manager will be held responsible personally and action will be taken as per various provisions of law.
The order was issued after it was observed that earth cutting is being carried out at many locations within the Capital Complex for 4-Lanning of NH415 by the Concessionaire, TK Engineering & Consortium Pvt. Ltd and due to earth cutting and other construction activities, the environment has been polluted with increased presence of dusts and other tiny particles which is causing inconvenience to the denizens, the order read.
Further adding that increased presence of dusts and other tiny particles may affect public health and may endanger the human life, the DM directed the SP, Capital Complex, EAC Itanagar and Naharlagun and OC PS Itanagar and Naharlagun to personally monitor the situation.