Noida Authority’s door-to-door garbage collection kicked off from five sectors – 14, 14-A, 49, 137, 50 and Aghapur village, and collected more than 20 tonnes of waste. Around 15 tonnes of garbage were collected from the residential areas and five tonnes from the compactor placed at the garbage collection point in Sector 49. The garbage collection was carried out by AG Enviro Projects Private Limited on the request of Noida Authority, having bagged a ten-year contract for Rs 306 crore.
According to the authority officials, 167 big and small vehicles will be used to collect garbage from residential colonies, high rises, markets, hotels, malls and other places. The collected garbage would be dumped at the dumping yard in sector 145.