Take strict action against tipper drivers for ferrying uncovered building material: Div Com
Stresses all concerned officers to enforce ‘’No Horn Zones’’ near hospitals, educational institutions and courts immediately
SRINAGAR, May 02: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan today stressed all concerned officers to take strict action as per law against the tipper drivers found involved in ferrying uncovered building material across capital city.
It was observed that the building material in the shape of sand, bricks, bajri, clay, dust, cement etc. is being transported uncovered which leads to the flying off the material particles causing air pollution and other environmental issues, besides polluting water bodies.
He enjoined upon all the stake holders to ensure that the material is covered properly with tarpaulins during transportation of the material.
He said the violators of the order shall be impounded by the Police and dealt as per the relevant law.
Meanwhile, to avoid inconvenience to the general public, the Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan stressed all concerned officers to enforce ‘’No Horn Zones’’ near hospitals, educational institutions and courts immediately.
“Any person found violating the orders shall be dealt strictly as per the law,” he added.
He asked concerned officers to ensure the installation of maximum number of sign boards in this regard near hospitals, educational institutions and courts for the convenience of drivers.