240 decrepit buildings declared dangerous

LAHORE: City administration has declared at least 240 shabby buildings located in Walled City area dangerous and restrained people from residing in such houses to avoid any untoward incident during Monsoon season. On the directions of city administration, the Town Municipal Administration of Ravi Town formed special teams comprising building inspectors and civil engineers to inspect such buildings located in Walled City area and take action. TMA issued notices to the residents and directed them to demolish or repair the building according to its condition and any structure which was declared unsafe by TMA for residence must be demolished. City District Government Lahore (CDGL) has set a policy in this regard which was conveyed to the TMAs to avoid any undesdireable incident due to monsoon rains. appSource: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page=2013\07\29\story_29-7-2013_pg13_5