No action even after one month? Medical waste creates toxic mess
The New Indian Express Chennai|January 01, 2020
No action even after one month? Medical waste creates toxic mess
Burnt bottles of tonics, tablets & syringes found in the land used as cricket ground by youth
Omjasvin M D

A large quantity of medical waste which had been dumped in an open ground at Nazarathpet village, near Poonamallee, has still not been cleared, even after a month. After Express reported the matter in November, Tamil Nadu Drug Control Department and Poonamallee municipality cleared the dump partly. On Friday, a large quantity of burnt tonic bottles were still there at the spot. The seal on tablets and tonic bottles and syringes were unbroken while some were burnt completely.

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January 01, 2020