Act on polluting factory or face protest: Verod locals

24 May 2019 04:28 PM

Authorities have not yet come out on solution to the pollution taking place at Cuncolim Industrial Estate, alleges locals from Cuncolim.

They have now threatened to hold a protest at Cuncolim Municipality. While the company's management says they have all permissions. A few months ago Veroda local have complained that black dust is emitting from the industry at Cuncolim Industrial Complex and is settled on the plants and inside their houses.

Now, local councilor Shashank Dessai has accused Cuncolim Municipal Council alleging that local body is playing hide n seek with locals. He says that the company's management has told that the municipality has allowed them to dump iron slag. 

Reporter: Ramesh Naik Raut | Desk: Sushant Gawas | Editing: Bhakti Pai Balgi

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