LAHORE - Two zonal officers of Lahore Waste Management Company have been suspended over unsatisfactory situation of sanitation in their respective areas.

During a visit yesterday, LWMC Managing Director Bilal Mustafa Syed found debris and garbage along Canal Road, Ferozepur Road, Jail Road and at some other roads causing inconvenience for residents and general public.

The MD also directed LWMC enforcement team to lodge FIR against owner or contractor of an under construction building near Khana Farhang Iran, on account of failure to manage debris of under construction buildings in accordance with standard operating procedures.

Talking on the occasion, Syed said that LWMC would start penalising the citizens involved in spitting around public places.

The MD also presided over a meeting held in office at newly constructed Sanitary Landfill Site and reviewed progress over preparation for arrangements during upcoming eve of Eid-ul-Azha to dispose off animal waste.