Several structures demolished and tippers seized overnight
Srinagar, July 03: The demolition drive was launched within the jurisdiction of LDA by the Lakes and Waterways Development Authority from through its Enforcement Wing under the supervision of Enforcement Officer in the area of Baghwanpora,Rainawari, Miskeen bagh and Shalimar. During the demolition drive two single storey houses, one double storey and one 3rd storey illegal constructions were demolished onspot. Furthermore, anti-encroachment drive was launched against the encroachers, who have encroached green area from the Nehru Park Ghat to Nishat Ghat by way of raising temporary barbeque shelters, view cutters and open air restaurants. These temporary shelters were removed and the items in shape of tables, chairs, tripals etc were seized by the demolition of this wing.
Moreover, a spontaneous night naka drive is presently going on against the tippers for carrying illegal construction material in which several tippers have been seized by this wing and FIR’s stands lodged.
Also the illegal building material dumped in Hotel Royal Comfort Regency Boulevard frontline was seized with the help of Departmental JCB and trippers.
In this regard, all the public residing within the LDA jurisdiction & inlake are hereby once again directed not to go for any sort of illegal constructions/ encroachments, as the Enforcement wing will continue with demolition of illegal constructions/ removal of encroachments. Moreover the Tipper/Load carried owners are directed not carry / ferry any construction material in the prohibited area of Dal/ Nigeen Lake without getting permission and in case anybody found shall be dealt as per law.