Jammu Municipal Corporation to fine for open defecation, urinating publicly, spitting

Jammu Municipal Corporation is all set to tighten noose against those indulging in open defecation, spitting, urinating publicly and littering on roads.


Official sources here said on Monday that Jammu is being developed as Smart City for which many initiatives are being taken, adding, “In view of the similar project, it was decided to fine people for urinating publicly and open defecation besides habitual of littering on roads.”


“A fine from Rs 200 to 500 will be slapped depending upon the nature of violation under the norms of solid waste management act 2016.”