Tral, March 04: Sub District Administration in Tral conducted a massive demolition drive with the motive to clear the encroachment and illegal constructions in the town here today.
In this connection, more than forty shops have been demolished in the Bus Stand area.
The Drive was headed by Additional Deputy commissioner Tral Shabir Ahmad Raina, who was accompanied by SDPO Tral Dr. Aijaz Malik, SHO Tral Gulzar Ahmad, Naib Tehsildar Tral, EO Municipal Committee Tral and other officers.
Besides the shops, various other illegally raised structures were pulled down by the authorities.
Meanwhile, the victim shopkeepers have demanded the rehabilitation as they have no other sources of income to feed their families.
ADC Tral Shabir Ahmad Raina has however said that he will try his best to rehabilitate the shopkeepers soon after the drive is completed.