Karachi, May 12, 2015 (PPI-OT): Chairman standing committee for communication MNA Sufyan Yousuf has directed the authorities concerned to remove all encroachments that are causing hurdles in the construction of second track of Lyari Express way and M 9 motorway and a report in this regard should be submitted till 25th may while the remaining houses on the way to Lyari express way to be evacuated and owners of these houses should be given compensation money accordingly in order to complete the project at earliest.
This he said while presiding over a meeting of standing committee here in CK office on Tuesday. Member standing committee MNA Muzammil, MNA Ch Khalid Waraich, Commissioner Karachi Shoaib Ahmad Siddiqui, Secretary Local Government Imran Ata Soomro, Commander FWO Brigadier Masood, Lt Col Shahid Nawab, Project Manager FWO, Additional Commissioner 1 Javed Sibghatullah Mehar, Project Director Lyari Sarfaraz Khan, Project Director M9 Jamal Yousaf, DC West Muhammad Ali Shah, and Dc Central Syed Afzal Zadi were also present in the meeting.
It was also decided in the meeting that in the holy month of Ramazan from 4 pm to Iftari time the Lyari express way would be used two way for traffic to avoid traffic jam in the city and to provide relief to the people. He said that all stakeholders should be taken on board in this regard and it must be ensured that no encroachment to be built there again.
He said that available funds should be utilized properly and transparency should also be maintained and no negligence to be tolerated in this regard. In the meeting ck said that M9 project to be started as soon as possible so that the people might get relied and a meeting of all stakeholders to be called on to remove the grievances if there were. It was also decided in the meeting that NHA would provide piece of land to motorway police near Lyari express way Sohrab Goth.
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