GUWAHATI, April 11 � The Guwahati Municipal Corporation (GMC) has threatened to lodge a First Information Report (FIR) against Trend MMS, the organisers of the recently concluded cultural festival held at the Veterinary College playground, Khanapara.
The Corporation has also imposed a fine of Rs 10,000 on Shyamkanu Mahanta, the chief functionary of Trend MMS, the organisers, for not taking up necessary sanitation and cleaning measures even after six days of completion of the event titled �Rongali � Celebrating the Essence of Assam.�
In a notice issued to Shyamkanu Mahanta, the GMC said that if the playground is not cleaned within 24 hours and garbage not disposed of properly, the Corporation would be forced to lodge an FIR against him.
�It has also been found that waste materials were also burnt on the ground. Hence, as per the GMC Act, 1971, you are imposed a flat fine of Rs 10,000,� the order issued by an executive engineer of the GMC stated.
The three-day �Rongali � Celebrating the Essence of Assam� concluded on April 6.