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The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) is getting ready to install solar streetlights in slum settlements. The civic body is taking a cue from central and state governments providing solar power in remote villages “The project is inspired by solar lights illuminating rural remote places” said S S Chaudhari executive engineer of PMC He said the civic body had been struggling to ensure facilities in congested slums due to difficulty in laying down power cables “Providing light in slums through cables has been a tough task There would be difficulties in repairing and maintenance as a repair van has to reach the location Electric cables also cause risk in slum areas as hutments are close to electric poles” Chaudhari said The solar street light reduces maintenance and repair apart from helping the civic body save electricity he said adding “If solar street lights to be installed at 10 slums in Shivajinagar area prove useful then it would be replicated across the city It would be a permanent solution to problems faced on illuminating congested slums in the city” The civic body would use funds allotted by the legislator The PMC would in the initial phase use Rs 1 crore offered by MLC Deepti Chowdhary from funds allotted to legislators as local area development fund It would install 160 street lights each of Rs 62499 using the money Deputy Municipal Commissioner Vijay Dahibhate said PMC earlier used solar street lights in some gardens “Solar lights do not have much illumination and is useful in places like gardens and slums but cannot be used on busy streets To save energy the civic body has been trying to use solar energy at various places and will work on using it in civic offices and buildings” he added The civic body has been unable to resolve the problem of paying electricity charges of slum rehabilitation schemes due to heavy power consumption of lift and other facilities in the buildings he said adding that the civic body would take up another project using funds of legislator Ramesh Bagwe to run lift and electric pumps for such schemes by tapping solar energy For all the latest Pune News download Indian Express App More Related NewsLudhiana | Published: January 12 2014 11:12 pm Chinta Mohith Nager at the National Youth Festival at PAU in Ludhiana on Sunday Related News Serving the society since the age when one is lost in childhood fun two professional magicians were given the National Youth Award 2012-13 on Sunday along with 30 others who are working on various social issues One of them is a 16-year-old student who since age of 9 is fighting against black magic and other evils The other is a 29-year-old woman who first experienced magic at the age of five The 16-year-old Chinta Mohith Nager Satya Krishna hailing from East Godavari Andhra Pradesh has been using his tricks to educate villagers against black magic and superstitions Kruti Subhash Parekh a 29-year-old from Mumbai and the first test tube baby of India has been using her magic to create awareness on environmental issues and also training blind deaf and dumb children to learn magic For all the latest Ludhiana News download Indian Express App More Related News 2014 3:15 am Solar lights do not have much illumination and is useful in places like gardens and slums but cannot be used on busy streets. 2017 00:17 AM Tags : #Reuters Also See The live broadcast of the day match will start at 8 PM IST. contributed in the win.s degree or any other qualification declared equivalent thereto.

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