Before the onset of monsoon residents of dilapidated buildings should pay heed to the notices of BMC and act fast. BMC has issued Public Notices through various news daily’s asking the inmates of these building to evacuate the buildings and look for an alternative accommodation. This dilapidated condition of the buildings is causing concern and they are not safe to stay during the monsoon season. It is time to reconstruct these unsafe buildings or it may cause disaster during severe rains. The major places where such unsafe buildings are built, need to be evacuated immediately. The water soaking of these building during heavy rains may cause dampness and the chances of these buildings coming down is very high. To avoid human loss and loss to the property, BMC has served notice well in advance. Now, it is up to the inmates to vacate their places and go for safer places.
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