India, July 19 -- The Dwarka district court Friday ordered the demolition of three shops situated in the middle of West Delhi's Dabri-Palam Road resulting in traffic jams, especially during peak hours.

The court's order for razing the three shops came after the property owners, Ajay Mittal and Devender Kumar, informed the court that they have received the agreed upon amount of compensation from the Delhi Development Authority (DDA).

The municipal corporation had constructed the Dabri flyover on Pankha Road, which was inaugurated in 2013, and the slip road but it had failed to acquire the entire land. So, when the officials tried to demolish the shops, their owners moved the court and got a stay. The DDA had earlier expressed its willing...