AIZAWL, Jan 16 - In an effort to recycle and manage household wastes, Mizoram will soon launch� a waste management project under the New Economic Development Policy (NEDP). The work order for the project worth Rs 15 lakh was handed over recently by Urban and Poverty Alleviation Minister Zodintluanga to four institutions.
The main objective of the project is to recycle of waste, waste disposal and management, Zodintluanga said.
He said that the project will be launched in four institutions- Pachhunga University College (PUC), Aizawl Theological College (ATC), Academy of Integrated Christian Studies (AICS) and Higher and Technical Institute of Mizoram (HATIM).
�Special preference was given to these institutions as they are equipped with good compound where they dispose wastes. They are expected to carry out better waste management within their respective campus and this project does not aim to give financial profit to any individual and group,� he added.