Guntur, April 30: The AP Pollution Control Board has issued a notice to the municipal corporation to construct lining to the dumping yards in Guntur city and build sewage treatment plant to protect ground water.

GUNTUR, March 22: The Guntur Municipal Corporation decided to introduce the supervisory control and data acquisition (Scada) system to identify the wastage of drinking water in supply at a cost of Rs 6.5 crore.

Guntur, July 14: The Guntur Municipal Corporation (GMC) will conduct a speical drive from July 15 to 31 to keep the city clean and also to educate people on the importance of eradication of mosquito menace. The GMC will get drains, vacant land, culverts and pipeline screenings cleaned. The district collector, Mr M.B. Venaktesam, on Monday released posters on the eradication of mosquito menace at a programme organised at Gymkhana auditorium.

The state government on Wednesday launched a fresh round of regularisation for land declared as surplus under the Urban Land Ceiling Act, which was repealed recently. The lands which to be regularised are those which had been taken into possession by the government but were later encroached upon. Applications for regularisation can be submitted till August 30, 2008 .