Ludhiana:After a long time, the encroachments outside Ludhiana Railway Station has been removed by the authorities. As the front side area of the station was filled with the encroachments since long and everyone just used to ignore the encroachments. But now, finally the action has been taken against the encroachments outside the station.
It is pertinent to mention that the encroachments conveniently used to cover passage meant for the general public to walk, into temporary and permanent shops. Not only this, some of them further sublet these to other vendors as well and above them rehris all over the place adds to more chaos at the Ludhiana Railway Station.
The encroachments galore opposite Lakshmi Cinema road, outside the railway station, where building owners have converted passages into shops.
The officials said that the hotel owners and other shopkeepers have started making full use of passages, which are otherwise constructed for convenience of general public. The cooks working at dhabas prepare meals in these passages and throw waste in open.
The officials further said that in Zone A, areas or pockets are divided among few local politicians and their musclemen, who get regular money from violators.
These people request the authorities to not to take action and authorities avoid taking action against them due to keeping their earning source no to bear any loss and authorities turn a blind eye towards all these encroachments.
But this is wrong, as it is busiest part of the city where lakhs of residents and commuters pass through the area on the daily basis.
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