Mangaluru, August 26, 2018: There is an urgent need to constitute ward committees in cities which have more than three lakh population and awareness needs to be created in this regard. The ward committees will help to solve the problems. The MCC should take up the issue of constituting ward committees on a priority basis, citizens urged, MLA Vedavyas Kamath .
MCC Commissioner Mohammed Nazeer said that the agenda has already been placed in the council meeting. A committee has been constituted to look into the issue. But no decision has been taken in this regard so far, he added.
Opposition leader in MCC Council Premananda Shetty said, “The MLA had raised the issue in the MCC meeting. The agenda should be placed in the next meeting too.”
MLA Vedavyas Kamath said, “The people have asked me to constitute ward committees while campaigning during the Assembly election. All measures will be taken in this regard.”