DC warns against encroachments

DC Samba, Rohit Khajuria during visit to market on Saturday.
DC Samba, Rohit Khajuria during visit to market on Saturday.

Excelsior Correspondent
SAMBA, Sept 7: Deputy Commissioner, Samba, Rohit Khajuria today visited the busy Samba Main Chowk along with district officers to assess the encroachment by shopkeepers, illegal parking of commercial as well as private vehicles and sanitation around the main market today.
Deputy Commissioner, Samba was accompanied by Assistant Road Transport officers, Rehana, Tehsildar Samba, Avtar Singh Jasrotia besides other officials during his surprise visit to Samba Main Chowk.
Deputy Commissioner, Samba visited the market and appealed for clearing the pathways around the shops for pedestrians. He directed tehsildar Samba for keeping a regular check around the market as it is nerve center of Samba district and also to act sternly against any attempt to encroach. DC also enjoined upon ARTO Samba to regularly inspect against the illegal parking on roads by vehicles plying through and in Samba as it causes a huge resentment among the local masses. DC laid emphasis upon maintaining sanitation, hygiene and use of dustbins for proper management of the health of city.
Later team of Motor Vehicle Department led by ARTO Samba, booked various defaulters against illegal parking, deficiency of travelling documents and also warned local transporters for not using proper stoppage for daily commuters.