Mangaluru, May 27, 2015 : Concerned residents of Urwa market area and Gandhi park have been a worried lot and have frequently raised objections over several months now . The concerned authorities however have been ignoring all pleas. This matter is a hazard which has the potential to cause many kinds of dangers in the area.
On the east side of Urwa market on the Sultan Bathery road which is the main approach to a prime tourist area, is a nasty dump of thousands of florescent tubes and general materials, see pictures.
Apart from being an eye sore for a long while now, and belies cleanliness and all aspects of ’Swatch Bharat’; it is environmentally hazardous.
The mercury compounds it releases could pollute the air and mainly ground water, seriously harming human population. Those responsible must take immediate action to remove this critical public danger and sanitize the area.