Six hoardings razed in Ponda taluka

 Acting on a high court order, the Ponda deputy collector recently razed six hoardings along the highways NH4A and NH17B in Ponda taluka.
“As per directives of the High Court, we have removed six hoardings. Three were causing obstruction to motorists, while the other three were illegal,” informed Ponda Deputy Collector Johnson Fernandes.
He further informed that hoardings along major district roads will also be removed, after a survey is conducted.
“We will also take action against hoardings along the major district roads (MDR) soon,” added Fernandes. [H]