SMC conducts demolition drive

Srinagar, Publish Date: Feb 25 2018 12:57AM | Updated Date: Feb 25 2018 12:57AM
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Srinagar municipal corporation Thursday has dismantled several illegal structures in various areas of the city including Galibabaad Panzinara.

“One structure which was in dilapidated conditions and posed threat to public life was also demolished at Maisuma during the drive after having fulfilled all the legal formalities,” said SMC media incharge Masrat Yusuf .

She added that an extensive anti-encroachment drive was also launched in Lal Chowk, Hari Singh High Street and Jahangir Chowk.

She said the drive was monitored by commissioner SMC Riyaz Ahmed Wani and supervised by chief enforcement officer Sofi Muhammad Akbar. They appealed people of Srinagar not to proceed with any sort of illegal construction and pursue for legal permission from SMC.

“Due to inclement weather, the SMC commissioner has directed employees to remain on duty on Sunday (26 February). In case of any grievance or complaint, people can contact SMC officials on 0194-2470465,” she added.