Four ‘Amma’ canteens in Madurai have been awarded ISO 9001:2008 Certification by the International Organization for Standardization.

Apart from the Amma canteens, three other public places, including Corporation Eco Park, in the Corporation area too have been certified.

Addressing media persons here on Friday, Mayor V.V. Rajan Chellappa said the Amma canteens at K. Pudur, Sandhaipettai, Tirupparankundram and Melavasal had got ISO certification.

There are eleven Amma canteens in the city, including the one declared open at Government Rajaji Hospital this week. Mr.Chellappa said the Corporation Swimming pool received ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 certifications for maintaining hygiene and cleanliness.

The Corporation Eco Park had bagged ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 certifications for being a well-maintained place for public recreation and Mattuthavani Integrated Bus Stand received ISO 9001:2008 certification for having superior infrastructure.

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