Directorate of Health services has been accused of disposing of the bio-medical waste in the residential areas of Kadamba plateau location in Goa. The villagers blamed the department for disposing of the hazardous waste in an irresponsible manner in the village where people reside. Nearly 200 kg of bio-medical waste was found dumped on the plateau.
Garbage disposal issue has been haunting Goa for quite some time now. Despite many promises government till date did not manage to solve the garbage problems in Goa. The ton of garbage that is produced every day by the ever-growing population of Goa has become the major challenge in from the ruling government. The opposition also leaves no stone unturned to target the government on this issue. But the news that has come up recently is more serious with the department of health services disposing of the bio-medical waste in the residential area in highly irresponsible manner.