15 people arrested for illegal e-disposal business in Muradabad


Muradabad : Altogether 15 people involved in illegal e-disposal business were arrested with their kingpin and the factory was seized in Muradabad district of Uttar Pradesh last night. Senior Superintendent of Police Nitin Tewari said here today that a large amount of e-dispose recovered and 15 people with their leader Firasat were arrested when Circle Officer Katghar Mahesh Singh raided at their factory near Gair Abad Rasoolpur Nagla area on Jama Maszid in Muradabad. Police said that factory has been seized in presence of officer of pollution control board A E E Vijay, S A Vimal Kumar. The accused disclosed that they collect this e-disposal from nearby areas of Bhojpur, Bhagatpur and Kashipur Uttarakhand and extract metal by burning them. The raids were conducted after authorities received complaint of collection of e-disposal from metropolitan’s cities of country like Delhi and Mumbai in the city. Peoples around the area are getting down with serious diseases by pollution created by burning of this e-disposal, police said. In the same sequence District Magistrate Juhair Bin Sageer had imposed section 144 in the area to tackle the situation occurred due to illegal business of e-disposal. There is provision of fine of Rs 5,000 for polluting air by burning disposal but inspite of that these situations occurs on almost daily basis.

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