Srinagar, Dec 15: Srinagar Municipal Corporation’s anti-encroachment squad today launched an extensive anti encroachment Drive in Jahangir Chowk and Batamaloo and its adjoining areas.
The drive was conducted under the supervision of Commissioner SMC Athar Amir. Action against encroachments along main roads and markets was taken during the drive by seizing and removing goods displayed by street vendors and shopkeepers outside their shops.
“The drive will continue against the violators with a stern action who shall not restrain from displaying their goods illegally and occupy roadside spaces thus resulting in traffic obstruction and inconvenience to pedestrians movement. During the drive fine was also recovered from the defaulters,” SMC said in a statement.