India, June 13 -- Solid waste management in Noida is in violation of laid down rules, the Uttar Pradesh solid waste management monitoring committee found during inspection on Wednesday. The committee also directed the Noida authority to ensure compliance of Waste (Management and Handling) Rules - 2016 by June 30, failing which it would face action.

The inspection was carried out by Justice DP Singh, the chairman of the committee.

"We saw garbage lying onto roadsides, trash being burnt openly, open dumping sites and waste collection being done without segregation, which are all in violation of Waste Management Rules - 2016," Singh, who is also a former high court judge, said.

He started his inspection at 11am and ended at 2pm. Singh ins...