As cool wave keeps on clearing the city, in excess of 400 destitute poor have taken resort in temporary shelters in Patna around evening time set up in various areas here. Out and out 27-night covers, including five perpetual ones, are currently functioning for vagrants in the region.
Patna DM Kumar Ravi said individuals are given woolen covers, pads, beds, and sleeping pads at night shelters other than other fundamental offices, for example, drinking water and latrines. “The free-of-cost accommodation facilities for homeless people in the city have been made by the Patna Municipal Corporation. More such shelters will be set up at different areas if required,” the DM said.
The region organization has likewise conveyed covers among individuals living along the streets or close to transport stops and chowks in regions like Gandhi Maidan, Station Road, Exhibition Road, Bailey Road, and Frazer Road. Courses of action for campfires have likewise been made in various areas of the city.
Municipal Commissioner Himanshu Sharma said five the temporary shelters in Patna have been set up close to Patna Science College, Malahi Pakri, Gai Ghat, Saidpur, and Mc’Dowell roundabout. “At these spots, individuals can discover convenience to spend crisp evenings. These havens have offices like TV, water warmer, latrines, drinking water, beds with covers, cushions, and beddings. We are additionally giving a feast to the inhabitants of night shields double a day. The convenience and different administrations are free. Be that as it may, one needs to pay Rs 30 for the feast,” he said.
Himanshu said the brief shelters have been set up close to Gandhi Maidan, J P Golambar, Patna GPO, Meethapur, and New Sachivalaya. “Impermanent safe houses have been set up at such areas where there are latrine and drinking water offices. These are water-evidence covers. Blaze office has been presented at 20 spots, particularly at chowks and traffic circles,” the PMC official said.
As indicated by PMC sources, around 450 individuals have been obliged around evening time covers, including cart pullers.