Srinagar: A demolition drive was launched by the Lakes and Waterways Development Authority under the supervision of Enforcement Officer in the area of Arabal Shalimar and Harwan in which two houses including one 2nd storey and 02 shops were partially demolished. It is pertinent to mention here that amid Covid-19, when there is Lockdown everywhere the miscreants are taking undue advantage and indulging in illegal constructions. However there was stiff resistance from the violators end but with the help of the local police the same was demolished.
Moreover, all the public residing within the LDA jurisdiction are once again informed that not to go for any sort of illegal constructions /encroachments. As the Enforcement wing will continue with demolition of illegal constructions. Moreover the Tripper/Load carrier owners are directed not to carry any type of illegal construction material in the prohibited area of Dal/ Nigeen Lake without proper permission from the concerned agencies.