51 brick kilns around Srinagar Airport asked to close down

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BUDGAM: In adhering the court direction regarding relocation of brick kilns around Srinagar Airport to improve visibility, Deputy Commissioner Budgam in exercise of the powers vested under him in terms of Section 26 of J&K Brick Kiln (Regulation) Act 2010 has ordered the closure of 51 brick kilns – 34 from them are in Tehsil Chadoora and 17 in Tehsil Budgam.
Further, the Director Airport has been asked to indicate the funnel area of the Airport and broad Contours of the area around which brick kilns need to be closed.
Meanwhile the legal business units which produces dust and smoke shall also take all such measures in relocating their business as this is necessary for their continuation of business activity.
Moreover the concerned Tehsildar’s of the areas, where these units could get effected would assist the concerned brick kiln owners in finding places which are most suitable for such activity.

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