ANDHRA PRADESH

Names of wards likely to be changed

HYDERABAD: The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation is on course for finalising the delimitation of 150 wards with senior officials taking up for discussion more than 200 objections and suggestions received from citizens on the work. It has been tentatively decided to change the names of 15-16 wards.

Special Commissioner M.T. Krishna Babu and his senior staff reviewed the field surveys and maps prepared by the town planning wing and the deputy municipal commissioners concerned on Thursday.

Suggestions received

About 130 suggestions related to deletions or inclusions of specific areas into various wards and 15 related to general objections.

Commissioner and Special Officer S. P. Singh will be reviewing the work on Monday following which the recommendations will be put to the Standing Committee and later, the new government which will assume office.

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