The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has taken action on encroachments in Pandhare Mala area in Hadapsar by removing 6 sheds & clearing 5 thousand sq ft area.
As per further information shared by Dhammanand Gaikwad, Encroachment Inspector, PMC Hadapsar-Mundhwa Ward Office, from 10 am today (on 9th February), the PMC encroachment officials had razed 6 unauthorized sheds nearby a canal in Pandhre Mala area in Hadapsar. These sheds were proving to be a big hindrance for traffic flow.
Further information says that the 6 unauthorized sheds have been removed by using 1 JCB crane, with the help of 15 workers, clearing 5,000 to 6,000 sq ft area.
Officials such as the PMC Encroachment Inspector (Hadapsar-Mundhwa Ward Office) Dhammanand Gaikwad, Assistant Encroachment Inspector (Hadapsar-Mundhwa Ward Office) Rahul Bokan, Vishal Thakar, 6 Police officers & 15 Maharashtra Security Force (MSF) officers were present during the operation.
Here is another interesting read about encroachments:
Earlier in February, joint action had been assured to be taken by the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) along with the Pune Police to remove encroachments, pedestrians staying on footpaths, and unauthorized constructions in the city –
A joint action plan will be prepared after the meeting of the Commissioners of Pune Municipal Corporation and Pune Police.