JAMRUD, 29 July: Khyber Agency political administration has decided to launch anti-encroachment operation against numerous illegal vehicle stands constructed on encroached land in Jamrud Bazaar.

Assistant political agent Muhammad Riaz Khan on Saturday visited the Jamrud Bazaar after a successful anti-encroachment drive. He ordered immediate removal of the debris of the demolished buildings.

Talking to media on the occasion, Muhammad Riaz maintained that no one would be allowed to build illegal structures on encroached land. He also ordered relevant authorities for the sanitation of the bazaar. He said that operation would soon be launched against illegal vehicle stands in Jamrud Bazaar.

The assistant political agent vowed to make Jamrud Bazaar a model bazaar of Khyber Agency. He said that owners of the demolished shops and cabins would get land. He said that political administration would allot land to the owners of the demolished shops adding that the administration would monitor these structures.