GUWAHATI, July 27 � The Kamrup Metro district administration has directed the Water Resources department to construct silt taps at various spots on the Bahini river, besides intensifying dredging and clearing of the water-body.
This decision came after Deputy Commissioner (in-charge) of Kamrup Metro Dr M Angamuthu conducted an inspection of various locations along the Bahini.
Angamuthu said that the Water Resources department has also been instructed to get in touch with the concerned departments to ensure relocation of the water supply and sewerage pipe at Hengrabari point where they are creating obstacles in the path of free flow of rain-water.
The Guwahati Municipal Corporation (GMC) has also been aked to properly level the nearby road and to contact Housefed for removal of a transformer at the PIBCO point. Instruction was also issued to remove the boundary wall at that place.