LAWDA conducts demolition drive in Lal Bazar


SRINAGAR: The Enforcement wing of Lakes and Waterways Development Authority (LAWDA) has carried out a demolition driveĀ in the areas of Lalbazar, Ahmadakadal and Baghwanpora.

During the demolition drive, illegal construction of an extension structure to the existing building at Baghwanpora Ahmadakadal was demolished.

Meanwhile the structure has been three times demolished in previous; however, the owner is adamant and is continuing with the illegal construction as such two FIRs have also been lodged against the violator in the concerned police station.

The concerned watcher has also been put under suspension for not reporting this illegal construction well in time.  Also during last week about seven illegal constructions were demolished in Saidakadal Ashaibagh area including two single storey houses, one 2nd storey of house, one third storey of house, tin walling and a shop was demolished.

Meanwhile illegal earth filling at Naidyar Rainawari has also been removed and seized on spot.

All the public residing within the LDA jurisdiction and in lake are hereby once again directed not to go for any sort of illegal constructions/ encroachments, as the Enforcement wing will continue with demolition of illegal constructions/ removal of encroachments.

Moreover the Tipper/Load carried owners are directed not carry / ferry any construction material in the prohibited area of Dal/ Nigeen Lake without getting permission and in case anybody found shall be dealt as per law.