SRINAGAR- Srinagar Development Authority (SDA) carried out inspection to remove encroachments at various areas under its jurisdiction on Tuesday.
“The vendors who were illegally operating their business on the footpaths and main roads were removed. Apart from this action was also initiated against the shopkeepers who had installed the goods in the corridors creating hurdles for the general public in their free movement” SDA in a statement said.
The anti-encroachment drive was mainly held in the Batamaloo neighborhood of the city.
SDA further advised people not to indulge in any illegal constructions on Government land.
“The action against such constructions and encroachments shall continue in future. Any structure raised without obtaining building permission shall be sealed and demolished as per the provision of COBA Act 1988”.
Demolition drive was successfully executed by the authorities of Srinagar Development Authority in coordination with the police from Control Room Srinagar.
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