Crackdown on Heritage Road encroachers
Amritsar, September 13
Regardless of common checking by the Municipal Company to cease encroachments at Heritage Road, distributors have once more encroached the road, which poses hurdles within the visitors motion and deface town’s iconic place.
As we speak, a staff of the MC officers with heavy police power visited the Heritage avenue to test the violations. Property Officer Dharminderjit Singh stated a lot of the unlawful encroachers weren’t there however some shopkeepers once more encroached footpaths and MC employees seized their items. He stated the drive towards encroachments would proceed on Heritage Road.
Earlier, on the instructions of Deputy Commissioner Harpreet Singh Sudan and Municipal Commissioner Kumar Saurabh Raj, officers of the Municipal Company visited Heritage Road on Monday and seized a dozen of illegally-installed vends. Throughout the motion, shopkeepers and distributors resisted the transfer of MC and one in all them misbehaved with the company officers. One in all them additionally threatened the company officers within the presence of the police. MC officers wrote to the Police Commissioner to register instances towards the encroachers, who misbehaved with MC officers.
As we speak, officers of the MC visited the Golden Material Market at Sultanwind Gate to take away encroachments. A heated argument was witnessed between MC staff and shopkeepers. MC officers requested the shopkeepers of the market to take away the products from the footpaths as these had been meant for pedestrians. The shopkeepers assured the MC officers that they might not preserve the products outdoors showrooms and outlets.