Srinagar, April 6, KNT: At least four dilapidated houses collapsed in Sikandarporaarea of Rainawari Srinagar this morning.
Fortunately no one sustained injury in the incident but it has once againexposed the laxity of the Srinagar Municipal Corporation in identifying andgetting dilapidated properties evacuated.
Official sources told KNT that fourdilapidated houses in Rainawari collapsed suddenly. “Fortunately, no humanbeing was present or close the spot of incident. These houses had been indilapidated condition and were posing risk to the people,” said an official.
Pertinently, there are scores ofstructures found all across city, which are in dilapidated condition. SrinagarMunicipal Corporation is taking no action against the owners of these housesand these structures pose risk to lives. (KNT)