Jalpaiguri: Kotowali police of Jalpaiguri has taken an initiative for the eviction illegal toto stand and shops from footpaths. Commuters are facing problem almost everyday.
Reportedly, Kotowali police and Kotowali hospital jointly started the work on Sunday. Administration has already evicted many shops and toto stands. The project started from few days ago but Sunday marked the official start.
Normal flow of traffic and ambulance have been disrupted in prime time due to congestion in front of the hospital. So the footpath eviction will be end soon in the hospital area. On the other hand, the toto stand will be shifted too. Otherwise toto standing before the stand will be seized if they ignore the warning.
Media has been informed regarding the warning issued for the eviction illegal toto stand and shops from footpaths. Otherwise police will be seize toto and shops. Few days ago local people showed agitation against setting up shops and toto stand. The pedestrians faces problems and the chance of accident is increasing day by day.
Apparently, Toto stand is causing traffic congestion in front of the hospital and hampers the peace around the hospital area. Administration is hoping for a positive change after the official warning issued on Sunday.