Confirm sites, locations identified by a committee
Srinagar June 03: Saturday visited various city areas to confirm the sites, locations identified by a committee, constituted in pursuance of the High Court for the purpose of auto stands.
The HC had directed in (OWP) (PIL) No. 458/2003 Kashmir Consumer Welfare Forum and anr. V/s State and others —- issues related with identifying of land for auto/sumo stands,
According to the statement issued to KNS, the Transport Commissioner was accompanied by Regional Transport Officer, Kashmir, Superintendent of Police (Traffic), and Srinagar City, Secretary, Srinagar Development Authority, SDA, Chief Enforcement Officer, Srinagar Municipal and other senior officials of various departments.
He stated that after a thorough exercise and complying to all requirements, the same shall be taken up for further notification of the Auto/Sumo Stands under the provisions of J&K Motor Vehicle Rules, 1991.
This would help in traffic congestion and smooth plying of the Auto/Sumo stands in the Srinagar city. (KNS)