Karachi: City District Government Karachi has launched anti encroachments drive to recover all grabbed land from the possession of land mafia. The anti encroachments squad had so far recovered 4,292 acres of land costing Rs29billion and 124 persons were taken into custody during the operation.
This was stated by Administrator Karachi Muhammad Hussain Syed while addressing a press conference in Civic Centre on Saturday.
District Coordination Officer Karachi Roshan Ali Shaikh, EDO Revenue Ganhor Leghari, Addl. EDO Revenue Matanat Ali Khan, Incharge Anti Encroachments Cell Irfan Bahadur and other officers of land, estate and revenue department were present on this occasion.
Administrator Mohammad Hussain Syed reiterated city government resolve to vacate all grabbed land in the city through an impartial operation.
He said the operation against land grabbers will continue till the end of all encroachments. Record of all grabbed land had been already compiled by city government and now gradual action will be taken to vacate this land from the possession of land grabbers. The recovered government land will then be used for public welfare projects while the grabbed land of people will be returned back to them.
Administrator Karachi said besides using anti encroachments squad in the operation, help and cooperation of police, rangers and FC will also be sought if and when required.
For more information, contact:
City District Government Karachi (CDGK)
City District Government Complex, 1st Floor, Civic Centre, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Karachi
Tel: +9221 9923 2400 -01
Fax: +9221 9923 2406