The Joint Committee begins to demolish illegal constructions in Angkor Park

Published on 10 August 2017 03:45 PM Post By ៖ Apsara National Authority

In the morning of August 10, 2017, the Joint Committee includes APSARA Authority, Siem Reap provincial authorities and other relevant units start to demolish the illegal constructions in Angkor Park.

This demolition was made after the Joint Committee delayed for a while and made public announcement for several times to allow the owners reshuffle the illegal constructions by themselves in order to avoid serious damage on their property. For the first day of this campaign, 11 constructions were demolished in Prasat Bakong district, Angkor Thom district and Siem Reap town.

Obviously during the demolition, some people volunteered to move themselves, and the Joint Committee still appealed to the owners to dismantle illegal constructions by themselves and collaborate with the authorities for the beauty of Angkor by maintaining a historic locations, a national heritage for next generations.

























171 illegal constructions in Angkor Park, with 140 cases were completely demolished and 31 cases were agreed to demolish by the owners in nine days.
The illegal construction, which was built during commune election campaign along the road from Siem Reap International Airport to Angkor Wat in Veal Village, Kork Chak district, belonging to Mrs. Oeum Sreypich, was reshuffled by the Joint Committee on August 15th, 2017 after the owner broke the promise to demolish it by herself for several times.
Mrs. Sap Kuon, a resident of Nokor Kroa village, who found an ancient ceramic pot while she was clearing the land for corn plantation, located in north of house near Tonle Snguot temple.
The campaign of demolishing the illegal constructions in Angkor Park, which is implemented by the Joint Committee including APSARA, Siem Reap Authority, including relevant institutions, has been conducted for four days so far.
During the 15-day course of Khmer history and archaeological excavation at Tonle Snguot Temple, 15 participants, who are from different countries including Cambodia, Singapore, Australia, India, Myanmar, Malaysia, the United States, Indonesia, Vietnam and the Philippines concluded the final visit to Preah Norodom Sihanouk-Angkor Museum on August 11th, 2017.
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