Noida: Continuing its drive against defaulters, Noida Industrial Development Authority on Thursday imposed a hefty fine on two defaulters for violation of solid waste management rules.
According to officials, the authority fined Rs 1 lac from Bikanerwala, a major in sweetmeat manufacturer, and owner of a banquet hall found guilty of not following the waste management rules. It was Surya Banquet where the violation of the rules was found. It was fined Rs 25,000.
The officials said IP Singh, an officer on special duty with the authority, conducted a surprise inspection of these two defaulters in Sector 18, which were not following the rules.
During the inspection, the officer visited the premises of the two bulk waste generators to take stock of whether they are disposing of the waste properly in compliance with the rules or not. But, they were found not following the rules and were issued challan.
The authority is leaving no stone unturned to ensure that the rules are followed in letter and spirit. It is also conducting a drive to cross-check whether everyone is complying with the rules. It had imposed fines on several defaulters in the recent past.