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The Paurashava Ordinance, 1977 (Ordinance)

( Ordinance NO. XXVI OF 1977 )

Chapter I

PUBLIC HEALTH

Removal, collection and disposal of refuse
65. (1) A Paurashava shall make adequate arrangements for the removal of refuse from all public streets, public latrines, urinals, drains, and all buildings and land vested in the Paurashava and for the collection and proper disposal of such refuse.
 
 
 
 
(2) The occupiers of all other buildings and lands within municipality shall be responsible for the removal of refuse from such buildings and lands subject to the general control and supervision of the Paurashava.
 
 
 
 
(3) The Paurashava may cause public dustbins or other suitable receptacles to be provided at suitable places and in proper and convenient situations in streets or other public places, and where such dustbins or receptacles are provided, the Paurashava may, by public notice, require that all refuse accumulating in any premises or land shall be deposited by the owner or occupier of such premises or land in such dustbins or receptacles.
 
 
 
 
(4) All refuse removed and collected by the staff of the Paurashava or under their control and supervision and all refuse deposited in the dustbins and other receptacles provided by the Paurashava shall be the property of the Paurashava.

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