Jammu Tawi, November 25
Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC) continues its drive against illegal rehries/pharies and encroachers causing traffic congestion and obstructing free movement of pedestrians on footpaths. The Revenue Section of JMC today conducted an intensive drive under the supervision of Assistant Commissioner (Rev.) Jammu Municipal Corporation Subah Mehta on the instructions of Commissioner, Jammu Municipal Corporation Dr. Manmohan Singh.
The team visited various areas of Jammu City viz Indira Chowk, BC Road, Bakshi Nagar, Akhnoor Road, Paloura, Toph Sherkhania, Muthi, Roop Nagar, Janipur and crushed number of illegal rehries/pharies plying without licence. The team also demolished illegal Khokha at Roop Nagar opposite Police Station and seized two trucks of material placed outside the shops and cleared the footpaths and pavements in these areas.
The JMC appealed to rehri owners to ply their rehries only after obtaining rehri licence from Jammu Municipal Corporation otherwise action under rules will be initiated against them.