Mangalore, Jun 22: MLA J R Lobo on Friday June 21 inspected several places in the city.

He visited Mannagudde Mahatma Gandhi Park and asked the officers to maintain cleanliness. During his visit, Lobo witnessed untidiness in the park, with wooden logs, plastic and papers lying around. He urged officers to take proper measures to keep the park clean and to provide a healthy environment for the people.

Shrikanth Rao, joint commissioner MCC, Rajashekar, executive engineer, Balakrishna, superintending engineer, assistant executive engineer (public health), Anil Kumar were present on this occasion. Congress leader TK Sudheer, Prabha Kuduva, Venkatesh Achar, Arathi Nayak were also present.

Later he visited Boloor Hindu crematorium and ordered the officers to maintain cleanliness. The crematorium was found to be untidy with rotten flowers and clothes. He asked MCC officers to make arrangements to clean the crematorium every day. Talking about the importance of crematorium, Lobo said, “Crematorium has its own value in Hindu religion. It is sacred place. Hence it should be kept clean.”

Congress corporators Radha Krishna, Latha Salian, Nagaveeni, Congress leader T L Sudheer, Kamalaksha Salian, Padmanabha Ameen, Chethan Kumar were present.

He visited Gujjarakere along with Rajashekar, executive engineer and found the side wall of Gujjarakere collapsed. He also ordered to fill potholes adjacent to Gujjarakere, where people usually visit for relaxation.

Congress leader TK Sudheer, corporater Rathikala, Namitha Dinesh, Suresh Shetty, Sadhashiv Ameen, Ramanada Bolar were present on the occasion.