DOHA: The Ministry of Municipality and Urban Planning has launched a drive to remove abandoned cars and machinery from footpaths in Doha Al Haditha (Modern Doha).
Stickers warning that the vehicles would be removed have been pasted on at least five abandoned cars so far. Civic inspectors of the Ministry of Municipality recently started pasting such stickers on vehicles parked on footpaths.
Jassem Al Maliki, a member of the civic body from Doha Al Haditha had requested to the ministry to ban parking of cars and equipment on footpaths in his constituency, Al Arab reports.
The ministry replied that the department concerned had been mobilised to launch an operation to remove the vehicles.