Karachi, November 26, 2012 (PPI-OT): Karachi Water and Sewerage Board has demanded immediate action against Land Mafia grabbing land vital for sewerage project. The Land mafia is trying to grab the pumping station running the sewerage system of Karachi’s vital commercial area in the old city using forged papers.
The Sub-Registrar-1 Suddar Town is registering these papers without consultation or knowledge of Karachi Water and Sewerage Board. Due to the forgery sewerage system in the old city area faces jeopardizing situation.
Karachi Water and Sewerage Board has the Ejector 12 sewerage pumping station at Ranchorline whereas, the 4000 square yard land adjoining the pumping station has been allocated for upcoming sewerage projects for the betterment of the system and ensuring provision of better sewerage facilities to the citizens. This is one of the most affected areas during the rain and after the installation of new pumps on the said land residents of area would be relieved.
Land Mafia possessing the land has started illegal constructions, about which the concerned Police Station and High Officials. Whereas, when the High KW and SB officials tried to act against the mafia they produced registry for 500 square yards (R.No-133) Dated: 14-April-2012.
Condemning Registrar Sudder Town-1 Karachi Water and Sewerage Board has decided to challenge the registry in front of Senior Member Board of Revenue and Commissioner Karachi. Registrar Sudder Town is only supporting the land mafia where on the other hand a vital project for the betterment of sewerage system and provision of relieve to citizens has been jeopardized.
Karachi Water and Sewerage Board has demanded Commissioner Karachi and Administrator Karachi to take immediate and strict action against the Registrar involved in forged registration of the KW and SB land.
For more information contact:
Karachi Water and Sewerage Board
Mr. Zahid Mehmood
P.S. Chairman Office