Remove bikes from footpath: Madras High Court to Greater Chennai Corporation
| Wednesday | 13th November, 2019
By Express News ServiceCHENNAI: Madras High Court on Tuesday directed Greater Chennai Corporation executive engineer to at least remove two-wheelers parked on the footpath along NSC Bose Road opposite High Court immediately and file a report on Wednesday.
The court passed the order on a petition from a 60-year-old woman of Kilpauk.
A division bench comprising Justices M Sathyanarayanan and N Seshasayee observed that none of the hawkers who occupy the pavement has been relocated.
The petitioner also said that most hawkers along pavements let out the space for parking of vehicles and also litter across.
TNEB has also installed transformers in between causing inconvenience to pedestrians.
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