AMC seals mall, 435 shops for violation of fire safety

These operations will continue to be carried out in coming days also, the release added.

By: Express News Service | Ahmedabad | Published:September 20, 2016 2:23 am

In a major operation, the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) Monday sealed a mall, 435 shops and offices for non-compliance of fire safety norms like installing and operationalising fire safety equipment. These units were supposed to secure a no-objection certificate (NOC) from the civic Fire Department but they failed to comply with the notices issued to them on September 16, said an AMC release.

The buildings and establishments that sealed are: Safal Prelude, Prahladnagar (127 shops and offices); Ashoka Chambers, Mithakhali Cross Roads (56); Himalaya Exotica mall in Akhbarnagar; Sakar V, near Gandhigram (139) and Nahar Commercial Centre, Mirzapur (113).

These operations will continue to be carried out in coming days also, the release added.