Municipal Commissioner V.N. Vishnu underlined the importance of human resource development training for civic officials and staff for effective delivery of services in municipal corporations.

Interacting with a team of trainee IAS officers of 2010 batch that came to the city on a winter study tour on Sunday, he gave details of the schemes taken up by Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation and the importance of solid waste management, the benefits from the Bus Rapid Transit System taken up on two corridors, sewerage treatment plant and other works.

Earlier, the team led by Durgasakthi Nagpal and Godke Rashmi Jayendra saw the working of the information technology-based services in the council and other reforms taken up by the corporation, including double accounting, public private participation. They visited the IT SEZs.