The plant will come up on the 10 acre land owned by Kochi corporation at Brahmapuram.
As many as 1,320 vehicles were seized in six months in connection with illegal dumping of waste. A total of 3,572 cases were also registered.
The Pinarayi Vijayan-led cabinet gave the nod to making available to the oil and gas major in the public sector the land, water, and electricity required for setting up the plant
The company which is helping the Kochi corporation tide over the medical waste crisis is A4 Mercantiles Pvt Ltd, now better known by its product – Aakri App.
The mayor will flag off the project on the premise of the Corporation’s main office at 11 am on Tuesday.
The fee has been reduced from Rs 54 per kilogram to Rs 12/kg.
With the onset of monsoon, Kochi Corporation that failed to find a solution to its waste crisis, has been allowed to dump biowaste at Brahmapuram.
Manorama News aired the visuals of Kochi corporation lorries taking the solid waste to Brahmapuram plant.
Contract was awarded for Rs 54 cr; Rs 10.5 cr already paid to firm. Massive fire that broke out recently at waste facility could not be reined in for weeks
Congress has intensified protest against the Kochi Corporation for failing to handle the waste crisis in the city.