He urged the government to take stern action against the encroachers
and also the KMC officials involved in sheltering them.
Officials of the Lahore Development Authority (LDA) accompanied by police personnel conducted a joint operation against encroachments on Multan Road area of Chung on Thursday, where the encroachers
opened fire at the raiding the party, killing a passerby and injuring seven persons.
The DC said that since the area was highly sensitive, therefore the operation was inevitable and the land was handed over to WAPDA after being vacated from the encroachers
, he added.
Karachi commissioner said the area of action against encroachers
will be further widened encompassing other districts with equal attention towards lifting of cars parked unauthorized by car dealers and motor workshop owners on thoroughfares and lanes.
According to PRO, TMA, Rawal Town, the staff concerned under the supervision of Town Officer Regulation (TOR) Malik Toseef Ahmed conducted raids at several markets and roads including Iqbal Road, Liaquat Road, Commercial Market, Murree Road, Jamia Masjid Road and Gungmandi and confiscated goods of 80 encroachers
while fines were also imposed on those found indulged in encroachments.
The residents complained that encroachments are main reason behind traffic jams, as encroachers
have occupied almost half of the road.
The teams have also been directed by the DCO to monitor areas continuously where encroachments had been removed so that the encroachers
could not reconstruct illegal structure there.
He informed that the raids are being conducted against encroachers
on daily basis.
could be seen in the Chungi no 22, Bara Market, Namak Mandi, Narnkari Bazaar, Fawara
A number of local residents have complained that no major crackdown has been conducted against the encroachers
so far by quarters concerned.
The Aabpara market is one of the busiest commercial centres of the federal capital and its bus terminal caters to almost each bus route, but encroachers
have occupied the markets footpaths and the bus stands open space.
ISLAMABAD -- The Senate's Functional Committee on Less Developed Areas on Monday recommended to the Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB) for taking strict action against encroachers
to retrieve its land and property.
RAWALPINDI -- The encroachment is on rise in city as no major operation was carried out against encroachers
RAWALPINDI -- The encroachers
will face strict action and their goods would also be impounded.
have set up their stalls on footpath which are creating hurdles for the pedestrians to walk.