Puthujeevan Trust’s sanitary certificate to be cancelled
Kottayam: The sanitary certificate of Puthujeevan Trust, where deaths of several inmates died under suspicious circumstances, will be cancelled.
Residents had levelled allegations against the trust regarding waste management. The panchayat had received complaints from residents that the trust was depositing sewage, including toilet waste, into public areas. The residents alleged that the untreated waste was polluting drinking water sources.
Acting on the complaints, the Payippad panchayat summoned an emergency meeting which was attended by health department officials.
Following the meeting, a special team of health officials inspected Puthujeevan Trust and its premises. Later, it was decided to cancel the sanitary certificate of the trust.