JMC seals, demolishes illegal structures

JMC demolishing illegally raised structure in Jammu on Wednesday.
JMC demolishing illegally raised structure in Jammu on Wednesday.

Excelsior Correspondent

JAMMU, Oct 9: Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC) today acted strictly against illegal structures in the city and sealed two of them while another one was demolished.
A JMC handout stated that on the directions of JMC Commissioner and under the overall supervision of Joint Commissioner (A), its enforcement staff sealed the structure illegally constructed by one Raj Bharat Bhagat S/o Sant Ram at Palace road, Dogra Hall and also sealed a shop being constructed illegally by S. Jagjit Singh S/o S. Jagvir Singh at Gandhi Nagar.
The Enforce-ment Staff has also demolished the illegal construction being raised by Sonu Sharma S/o Shiv Kumar at Gandhi Nagar.
The handout stated that these constructions were unauthorizedly raised in violation of the building plan and action under the provisions of J&K Control of Building Opera-tion Act 1998 was initiated against these.
JMC authorities have requested all the Jammu City dwellers to refrain from illegal constructions and encroachments and support JMC’s endeavours to make the city clean and organized.