Top admin. and police officials of the district comprising DM Ritu Maheshwari, SSP Hari Narayan Singh, SP City, Akash Tomar, City Magistrate, Pradeep Dube and Municipal Commissioner, Chandra Prakash Singh today had an interaction with traders where the DM appealed to them to cooperate with the administration to keep the city free of encroachments, traffic jams and free of litter.
Maheshwari asked the representatives of the traders to remove all encroachments and extended businesses from all major roads along the markets as well as internal roads of markets. This she said should be done within a week’s time and after that the district administration will take all necessary steps to remove such encroachments.
The DM said that the trading community should itself be self-regulated with regard to keeping the city markets clean and free of encumbrances.
SSP Singh said the police will extend full cooperation to the business community provided they also pitch in to do their bit to remove encroachments. Municipal Commissioner, Chandra Prakash Singh appealed to the traders’ representatives not to encroach upon the drains beside the markets and to keep dustbins near their establishments to dispose of garbage.