Ghaziabad, April 8 -- In order to scientifically dispose of used masks, the Ghaziabad municipal corporation has installed 50 incinerators at public toilets in markets. Soon, 23 more will be installed.

"In the meantime, the RWAs and apartment owners' associations can collect the used masks at a single point in their building and then alert our zonal officers to collect them. A door-to-door collection vehicle will transport the masks to the incinerators. People should also understand that throwing away used masks could be hazardous for others," Dinesh Chandra, municipal commissioner, said.

The corporation has also arranged for 10,000 cotton masks for all its officials and cleaning staff.

Apart from the daily garbage collection, the corpora...