Chandigarh Municipal Corporation
CHANDIGARH: Chandigarh Municipal Corporation carried-out a special anti-encroachment drive in all over the city. The authority challaned 216 violators for encroaching up on the MC and other government lands.
During the drive, the authority covered all the prominent markets of the city, namely Shastri Market, Patel Market and Sadar Bazaar, situated in sectors 22, 15 and 19. The violators have been given notices in the past to vacate the government land, but none of them complied with the orders.
During the drive, all the road berms have been cleared from the encroachments and the enforcement team seized gas cylinders, readymade garments, tables, chairs, counters, stove, rehri pharis etc. from the market areas. The civic body authority had made proper police arrangements and thus the drive was carried in a peaceful manner.