PDA intensifies drive, razes illegal structures

Greater Kashmir

Anantnag, Jan 14: Pahalgam Development Authority in its continued drive for demolition of illegal structures raised in violation to the High Court orders today demolished four structures, two plinths and two sheds at Mamal Pahalgam in the wild life protection area.
 “The area is maintained and protected by Wild Life department. The structures have come up as addition or extension to the existing structures. All the structures have been demolished and the material seized,” an official statement said.
 “The PDA will continue the drive against violators who have in contravention to the Court orders raised new constructions in the shape of GGI sheds, new plinths and in the non permissible area especially on the river bank, forest area or state land,” it added.