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Regulating constructions in Srinagar: Div Com reviews constitution of Empowered Committee

Srinagar, Jan 03: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan today convened a meeting to review the constitution of “Empowered Committee” for scrutinizing the applications submitted by the applicants to regulate the unauthorized construction of buildings in Srinagar city as per under SRO 391.

Div Com directed officers that the city will be segregated in four zones A, B, C, and D for the regularization of illegal & unauthorized constructions in a transparent manner.

Div com will vet all such cases personally for final approval.

On the occasion, Divisional Commissioner Kashmir said that no new colony would be developed in the capital city unless proper permission will be issued from the district administration. Div Com directed all officers to implement the order in letter and spirit.

DC Srinagar, DC Budgam, ADC Ganderbal, DIG Central, VC SDA, VC LAWDA, Commissioner SMC, Town Planner, Executive Engineers from R&B, PHE & I&FC, Deputy Director Planning and other concerned officers were present in this meeting.