‘Smart dustbin’ to be placed at 70 locations in Kathmandu Valley


Kathmandu, Nov 27 . A private company has started placing ‘smart dustbin’ at 70 various locations in the Kathmandu Valley, in association with the Kathmandu Metropolitan City.

Krishna Suppliers Pvt Ltd has started keeping the smart dustbins at busy places in the Valley. Each dustbin costs Rs 600 thousand.

Although there is high demand from local people for keeping the smart dustbins at 200 places, preparations are being made to keep these at some more places in Kathmandu and at some places in Lalitpur, in the first phase.

Such dustbins have been kept at Maitighar Mandala, Bijuli Bazar, Baneshwar, Koteshwar, Gaushala, Chabahil among other places now. These will be kept at all the 70 designated spots within the next week in the first phase, Suppliers’ director Shailesh Kunwar, said.