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*Chandigarh, July 10:-* Acting tough against the illegal encroachments on public land, the Municipal Corporation Chandigarh on Wednesday demolished 15 illegal structures built along green belt by the residents of Bapu Dham Colony, sector 26, Chandigarh.

The move came as the residents failed to remove illegal structures over 20 feet wide street despite notices by the authorities concerned. As a result of the illegal structures the pathways and green spaces had been obstructed.

The team razed the structures encroached upon the 20 feet wide street by constructing various unauthorized permanent and temporary structures, obstructing public pathways and green spaces.

The operation, carried out by the departmental machinery including nine permanent and six temporary constructions. Additionally, building materials that were irresponsibly stacked by shopkeepers along the road, footpath, and open space were also cleared.

This initiative underscores the commitment of MC Chandigarh to maintain public spaces and ensuring they remain accessible and free from unauthorized encroachments.