MCG demolishes 20 unlawful constructions, seals 12 round Sector 14 IAF ammunition depot


The Municipal Company of Gurugram (MCG) demolished 22 and sealed 14 unlawful constructions in two separate drives on Monday.

Within the first drive, the MCG demolished 20 and sealed 12 unlawful constructions within the 900-metre restricted space across the Indian Air Power (IAF) ammunition depot in Sector 14 within the presence of greater than 100 policemen.

As per officers, the drive was carried out in three localities throughout the 900-metre radius. Om Vihar, Satguru Farm, and Dharam colony.

“The MCG obtained data that an unlawful colony was being developed in Om Vihar, and there have been additionally studies of unlawful constructions being carried out in Satguru Farms and Dharam Colony. Accordingly, motion was taken in opposition to them. The Punjab and Haryana Excessive Courtroom (HC) has banned all new development within the 900-metre restricted space. To make the general public conscious concerning the HC course, the MCG has additionally put in boards at numerous factors within the 900-metre restricted space on Saturday and folks have been warned to not purchase plots, homes or outlets there,” SS Rohilla, Public Relation Officer (PRO), MCG, stated.

Final week, the Supreme Courtroom (SC) had sought a report from the district administration on the motion taken by the MCG throughout the 900-metre radius since 2014. The MCG has since stepped up its motion within the space.

Underneath heavy police cowl, the MCG had razed 12 constructions and sealed three unlawful industrial buildings within the 900-metre radius on Thursday in Sheetla Colony and Ashok Vihar Section-3. The MCG will submit the report back to the administration later this week.

Through the different drive, two unlawful under-construction constructions have been demolished close to Galleria Market in DLF Section 4, whereas two unlawful residential constructions have been additionally sealed in Saraswati Vihar Colony.

As per MCG officers, the house owners of each the constructions that have been demolished had solely managed to erect a tin-shed in Sushant Lok 1 earlier than the civic physique’s intervention.


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