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Encroachments removed in Rakhiyal Thursday, November 8, 2001
News Source : Times News Network
AHMEDABAD: The anti-encroachment squad of the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation on Tuesday cleared the road connecting Kalandhari Masjid and Maulana Azad Chowk of encroachments.
In a drive that continued throughout the day, the AMC removed 190 shops scattered over 670 metres of the road which is a part of the 132-feet road.
Deputy municipal commissioner in-charge of east zone, TG Zhalawadia, said, "Nearly 25 feet of the 60 feet wide road had been encroached upon by these retail shops and commercial units. The area near Rakhiyal Square has been freed of all encroachers."
News Source : The Times of India [India's best Newspaper]