BANDIPORA, MAY 09:  District Development Commissioner (DDC) Bandipora, Khursheed Ahmad Sanai, today convened a meeting to review traffic scenario in the district.

The meeting held a threadbare discussion and took many decisions to ensure safe and smooth regulation of traffic across the district, especially in the townships of Bandipora, Sumbal and Hajin.

The DDC directed all stakeholders to make sure that all footpaths are free from encroachments. He urged upon the shopkeepers to remove voluntarily wherever there is any encroachment on footpaths in the markets within a week’s time or due action will be taken.

He also directed Executive Officer, Municipal Committee to identify a proper space for the fish market in Bandipora town.

Regarding management of heavy loaded vehicles in the district, it was decided that heavy loaded vehicles will not be allowed to ply during daytime in the town, adding that stone and other construction carrying vehicles use covers.