BMC emphasizes on quick action to rescue homeless persons, beggars

Bhubaneswar: Due to the requirement of keeping people inside Shelter for urban homeless (SUH), Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to increase the capacity of Social Equity Centre from 50 to 100.

The increased status will be operated as per Govt provision. If nos or rescued person will be more than capacity of all 8 nos of SUHs, the city administration will go for another 50 bedded temporary SUH to accommodate inmates.

Timely and instant mobilisation will be done to rescue people sleeping on the streets. Two agencies in charge of managing SUH has been instructed for regular mobilisation with the support of local police and BMC.