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Synonyms for cantonment

temporary living quarters specially built by the army for soldiers

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'[But] garbage collection services in cantonments are not disposing waste at designated landfill sites even though it is their duty to do so,' said SSWMB Managing Director AD Sajnani.
In a cantonment, a station commander is also responsible for the wellbeing of residents of the cantonment home of soldiers.
Secretary Ministry of Defence and DG Military Lands and Cantonments Department briefed the Committee on all the Cantonments based in Balochistan.
A meeting was held in Governor House with senior officers of Sindh's all Cantonment boards under the chairmanship of Governor Sindh, Imran Ismail.
During the hearing, Justice Ibadur Rehman Lodhi asked the officials of Rawalpindi and Chaklala Cantonments Boards that could they drive in Tench Bhatta bazzar in the presence of encroachments?
New Delhi [India], August 10 ( ANI ): The controversy over the Defence Ministry's orders to open the roads passing through the Cantonments has been put to rest with the standardised protocol.
RAWALPINDI: As many as 108 new educational institutions would be established in 44 cantonment areas while the health facilities would also be upgraded by establishing medical colleges and upgrade general hospital/dispensaries, said Dr Saima Shah, director of MLandC Rawalpindi.
According to the verdict of Apex court issued on October 24, 2017, private schools were ordered to vacate from 43 cantonments.
Meanwhile, locals, students and prominent figures of Abbottabad Cant requested to Director General Military Lands and Cantonments (DG ML and C) to look into the matter earnestly and issue the directives to CBA authorities for reopening of the park for the public.
A senior Military Lands and Cantonments official told Dawn that the term for cantonment board members from Rawalpindi and Chaklala has been extended by six months, as they took oath in June but will be allowed to work until December.
In case of delay in district elections, the term of the currently elected representatives may be extended up to one year while a non-elected three-member board can also be given control of the cantonments.
General (DG) Military Lands and Cantonments (ML and C) Major General Syed Najam
Rawalpindi -- Director Military Lands and Cantonments Dr Saima Shah said that the Rawalpindi Cantonment Board has planned to upgrade the Cantt General Hospital to provide adequate health facilities to the residents of Cantt and Garrison areas.