Sanitation

The system of collection, transportation and disposal of garbage in the Jammu Cantonment is partly manual and partly mechanized. The Board has 3 tippers which are used for collection of garbage from various cement-concrete/brick masonry bins located in the various part of the cantt. The garbage collected from these bins is carried to the trenching ground by tippers for mechanical unloading. The services being provided by the Board include garbage lifting, road sweeping, drain cleaning, cleaning of group latrines, removal of grass and dead animals and cleaning of footpath etc. The Board also maintains one (1) Tractor with water tanker to provide the drinking water facility in case of scarcity of water in wards on demand. Board also hired the agency for providing the service of Solid Waste Management in 05 Civil pockets, including door to door collection of garbage from all 07 wards and for garbage removal with 02 tractors and 1 Tata Ace to cover the interior lanes and to increase the frequency of garbage removal to make the area dustbin free.

Sanitary Officers (Contact No’s)
1. Mr Yashbir Singh Randhawa- 0191-2450992.
2. Mr Dushyant- 0191-2450992.