DC Haripur imposes ban on swimming in Khanpur dam.
HARIPUR: Deputy Commissioner Haripur Tuesday imposed a ban on swimming in Khanpur dam and its Spillway for two months, said a notification issue here.
The ban was imposed for protection of precious human lives and restricted people for taking baths, swimming and jumping in the Khanpur dam and spillway.
District police have also been directed to enforce a ban and monitoring the Khanpur dam strictly and nab the violators.
This order shall come into force with immediate effect and shall remain in force for a period of 60 days. The DC warned that any person contravening this order shall render himself liable to punishment under Section 188 PPC.
Locals have appreciated the ban on swimming in Khanpur dam and demanded to strictly enforce section 144 and punish the offender.