Anti-en­croach­ment drive held

The Northlines - - STATE - NL COR­RE­SPON­DENT PULWAMA NOV 08

District ad­min­is­tra­tion Pulwama to­day launched anti-en­croach­ment drive against the il­le­gal struc­tures along Sri­na­garJammu na­tional high­way and de­mol­ished sev­eral struc­tures.

The de­mo­li­tion drive, headed by the Tehsil­dar Awan­tipora Zubair Ahmad Bhat, was car­ried out in Awan­tipora and its ad­ja­cent ar­eas in which sev­eral struc­tures fall­ing in the align­ment of the na­tional high­way were de­mol­ished.

It is per­ti­nent to men­tion here, that Deputy Com­mis­sioner Pulwama, G.M Dar had time and again is­sued direc­tions against il­le­gal struc­tures and pledged zero tol­er­ance against il­le­gal en­croach­ments. Dar also warned, stern ac­tion against sand ex­trac­tors who are il­le­gally ex­tract­ing sand from river Jhelum and dump­ing it on roads. Deputy Com­mis­sioner has also con­sti­tuted Spe­cial task force teams headed by re­spec­tive Tehsil­dars for check­ing the creep­ing of il­le­gal, stealth­ily build struc­tures and il­le­gal sand ex­trac­tion from river Jhelum in the District.

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