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Jammu Municipal Corporation seals 11 buildings in different areas

Last Updated on January 20, 2021 at 6:56 pm

In continuation to the drives undertaken against the violators in the areas falling with in the jurisdiction of Jammu Municipal Corporation limits, a team of civic body sealed 11 unauthorized structures including 10 Commercial and one residential in Marble Market, Sunjawan, Deeli (Bye-Pass Road), Durga Nagar and Bathindi area.

These buildings were constructed illegally in violation to provisions of Jammu Master Plan, 2032. The actions have been taken under the provisions of Section 8(1) of the Jammu and Kashmir Control of Building Operation Act, 1988.

Jammu municipal corporation action against buildings

It is also pertinent to mention here that JMC has demolished/sealed a number of unauthorized constructions during the recent past in particular to desist violators from raising the constructions without permission/in-violation of the approved building plans which besides violations causing impedimentent to the plan development of Jammu City.

The JMC appealed to the general public to refrain from constructing illegal buildings and get building plans approved for commercial and residential purpose failing which action warranted under Jammu and Kashmir Control of Building Operation Act,1988 and Jammu and Kashmir, Municipal Corporation Act,2000 will be taken against the violators including sealing and demolition of the illegal structures.