Staff Reporter

VISAKHAPATNAM: Following a series of violations of Visakhapatanam Urban Development Authority (VUDA) norms in Sagar Nagar, including misuse of residential areas by unauthorised constructions and disturbance from local kiosks and carpentry shops, Kilambi Ranga Bhashyam, founding Chairman of a citizen's forum, has appealed to the authorities of Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation to take necessary action and remove shops that are creating a nuisance to the residents. Other demands include laying of footpath, supply of drinking water which was earlier neglected, cleaning of drainage system and collection of power tariff from business establishments on commercial and not domestic basis.

VUDA satellite town ship Sagar Nagar comprises 1,246 flats.