encroach

(redirected from encroachments)
Also found in: Dictionary, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • verb

Synonyms for encroach

Synonyms for encroach

advance beyond the usual limit

impinge or infringe upon

References in periodicals archive ?
The official admitted that operation is being carried out against cart-pushers, stall-holders and vendors to discourage temporary encroachments creating hurdles in the smooth flow of traffic in congested areas.
He had directed the authorities concerned to accelerate the operation to remove encroachments from
had directed the administration to clear all encroachments from city markets and take action in accordance with the law against encroachers to provide relief to the citizens, but, the situation could not be changed and encroachments are still there.
The removed encroachments included 100 pushcarts and small kiosks that were installed without any licence and despite notices the occupants did not clear the road.
Bhalwal Assistant Commissioner Adnan Fareed Afridi warned the shopkeepers and had ordered the officials concerned to take stern action against the shopkeepers who failed to remove encroachments within given time period.
The encroachments and illegal parking of motorcycles are causing road blockage in rush hours and are hindrance to swift movement of ambulances.
Most of the encroachments are carried out by the shopkeepers who have extended their businesses by taking over the space in front of their shops, while many others have allowed the vendors to run their businesses outside their shops for a small amount of money.
He claimed the officials removed the encroachments from outside the shops that caused severe traffic jam and hardships for pedestrians.
Dhingra said the MCD had the right to remove encroachments from public land without any notice.
Affected homeowners will have to vacate the encroachments within one year of receiving notice, or they may enter into an agreement to vacate the property when they sell their homes, but no later than Jan.
Justice Ibadur Rehman during his surprise visit on February 3 to check anti-encroachment operations had directed the administration to clear all encroachments from city markets and take action in accordance with the law against encroachers to provide relief to the citizens, but, the situation could not be changed and encroachments are still there.
Pakpattan -- Encroachments on both sides of the road are on rise in at Adda chak Noorpur due to negligence of authorities concerned.
According to details, a team of Taluka Hussain Bux Marri headed by Assistant Commissioner Muhammad Khan Khatti arrived at the Hyderabad Mirpurkhas highway road along with excavator machines and tractors and removed encroachments from both sides of the road.
RAWALPINDI -- Grand operation by Rawalpindi Municipal Corporation (RMC) against encroachments in Rawalpindi city fizzled out owing to leakage of information about drive and organized network of encroachment mafia.
Azamat, on the directives of Deputy Commissioner Khawaja Mohammad Sikandar Zeeshan on Friday carried out ruthless operation against encroachments in the village of Provincial Minister Religious Affairs Haji Habib-u-Rehman Khan of Kalpani and cleared the road leading to districts of Shangla and Toor Ghar.