Hyderabad, Jan 10 (UNI) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Rajasekhara Reddy today inaugurated modern street sweeping machines of the Greater Hyderabad Municipal (GHMC) Corporation.
Following orders from Dr Reddy, the GHMC had procured six sweeping machines, at a cost of Rs 2.41 crore, to improve sanitary works on busy roads in the city, a release said here.
In ideal conditions, a machine could work on a ten km stretch per hour and for eight to ten hours daily.
The mechines would sprinkle water during the action to avoid pollution.
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