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Synonyms for encroach

Synonyms for encroach

advance beyond the usual limit

impinge or infringe upon

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One could not even walk in market such as Muslim Bazaar, Liaqat market, Urdu Bazaar, Karkhana Bazaar, Fatima Jinnah road for shopping because of ever-increasing encroachments, said Mohammad Ali, a senior citizen.
A meeting of the property owners and shopkeepers of Ring Road was held on Wednesday in which they criticized the action of PDA officials during encroachment drive.
In a letter addressed to the CDA chairman, fatimi said that he was surprised to know during his inspection of the Diplomatic Enclave last month that unlawful constructions and encroachments have popped up with impunity in the inner areas.
The Station House Officer, Laxmikant Sharma said that the illegal encroachments lead to traffic congestion, which in turn created problems for the devotees visiting the temple.
Dhingra said the MCD had the right to remove encroachments from public land without any notice.
Chandy, who trekked through different parts of Munnar yesterday accompanied by some Congress leaders, accused the government of turning a blind eye to the encroachments by those with clout.
Generally, any encroachment must allow for a 10-foot-wide swath of sidewalk which pedestrians can travel without stepping over or around objects.
In a statement here on Sunday, President KTAC, Muhammad Ashraf Banglori expressed his serious concern over the increasing encroachments in the city including on the main roads causing traffic congestions and repeated frequent jams.
As encroachments from 18 shops and three filling stations were demolished and it was continuing for the last few days.
These encroachments and illegal constructions cause hurdles in the smooth flow of water during rains, causing great loss to life and property, while the CBRs anti-encroachment cell is turning a deaf ear to the issue," the letter said, holding the cell responsible for the destruction and losses.
Though the state government has imported machines at great cost for the lake's cleaning, the encroachments are proving to be a major obstacle.
Many homeowners say they were unaware of any encroachments until they read about it in news reports.
KARACHI -- The anti-encroachments department of KMC on Thursday removed many encroachments while taking action near Askari park and from Water pump to Karimabad flyover.
BANNU -- District leader of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Iqbal Jadoon Khan while addressing Meet the Press here on Wednesday said that despite the directives of Chief Minister KP Pervez Khattak and courts orders encroachments on Dayal Mandan were not being demolished due to which thousands canal land of Mandan Tribe would become wasteland.
Moreover, warning has been issued to refrain public from making encroachments on CDA land.