Rising Kashmir NewsSrinagar:
A city-wide drive was launched here on Saturday to demolish illegal structures and encroachments in the city.
Srinagar Municipal Corporation began the drive on the directions of Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan.
An illegal structure was demolished at Jawahar Nagar area here. “The building was raised in violation of the norms,” Corporation’s commissioner, Shafkat Khan, said.
He said three hotel buildings at Raj Bagh area were sealed as they had been constructed in violation of the master plan and lacked building permission. “The hotel constructions also lacked the parking space,” he said.
Khan said one of the hotel owners claimed to possess valid documents.“The hotelier who objected the sealing of his hotel has been asked to come to the office along with his documents,” he said.