Lucknow, Jan. 14 -- In order to create awareness about cleanliness and sanitation among the masses, the Lucknow Municipal Corporation (LMC) has formed an 'anti garbage unit' headed by additional municipal commissioner Archana Dwivedi.

The unit will work in every zone to achieve the motive of improving the ranking of Lucknow in Swachh Bharat Mission, said municipal commissioner Ajay Kumar Dwivedi.

"The unit will identify the people spreading filth in the area. First they would try to persuade the person not to spread filth and if they don't heed they will be fined," he said.

The unit will contact all shops in markets and ask shop keepers to give garbage to waste collectors of municipal corporation and not to engage private waste collector...