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Damaged lamppost a hazard

“If God forbid the lamppost falls, it can cause severe loss,” says Gulf News reader

  • By Mohammad Zeeshan Gulf News Reader
  • Published: 10:58 August 15, 2012
  • Gulf News

  • Image Credit: Mohammad Zeeshan
  • The lamppost’s base is severely damaged and the post could fall any time.
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These photographs were taken in the Al Majaz area, in Sharjah. The lamppost’s base is severely damaged and the post could fall at any time. Even a heavy wind can push it down.

People park their cars next to the post, as is visible in the photograph. I have also seen children playing in this area and there is a construction site next to the post. If God forbid the post falls, it can cause severe loss.

I request the concerned authorities to please take immediate action to avoid any mishap.

The reader is a business development manager based in Sharjah.

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