Ujjain: Taking a serious note of compost manufacturing unit on land allotted to Government Ayurvedic College at Simhastha Fair Reserve Land, the Congress on Saturday sought immediate intervention of district administration. They claimed that the unit was allowed owing to backing of the BJP. Congress spokesman Vivek Gupta said that the factory was established on a land allotted to Government Ayurvedic College in violation of set norms.
He further said that as the land was located under Ujjain tehsil which comes under Simhastha Fair Notified Area no permission can be granted for construction work or establishment of factory Gupta alleged that the unit was causing pollution that was taking a toll on clean and green Ujjain. He alleged that the power connection was provided to the factory by flouting norms. According to Gupta, collector Shashank Mishra has assured that search for alternate land was in progress and the factory would soon be shifted elsewhere.
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