JMC seals another illegal structure

Excelsior Correspondent
JAMMU, Oct 17: Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC) today sealed an illegal structure in Sainik Colony area.
On the instructions of JMC Commissioner and under the supervision of Joint Commissioner (Administration), the Enforcement staff of the Corporation sealed the pre-fabricated structure being used as cement store for stocking and trading of cement at Sector A Extension, opposite Kissan Mill, National Highway, Sainik Colony, Jammu.
The structure was constructed by Harnam Singh Manhas. The structure was sealed under Section 8 (1) of J&K Control of Building Operation Act, 1988 as it was raised without the permission of JMC and causing nuisance, traffic hazard and other environmental problems in the vicinity and much inconvenience to the general public residing in the area who have agitated and complained against the same.
The JMC has appealed the General Public to refrain from making illegal constructions and get building plans whether commercial/residential approved from it otherwise action as admissible under rules will be taken.