Anti-encroachment

Quetta Metropolitan to remove encroachments from roads

Quetta Metropolitan to remove encroachments from roads

July 2, 2019

Quetta: The local traders have been asked by the Quetta Administrator Tariq Javed Mengal to clear out encroachments. In a failure to comply, the metropolitan will remove them in lines with Supreme Court (SC)’s judgement. As per Tariq Javed, traffic issues are a serious problem caused by illegal encroachments and[...]

Government to remove encroachments surrounding Shalimar Gardens

June 25, 2019

Lahore: In a bid to restore the heritage of Shalimar Gardens in Lahore, the provincial government under its master plan has decided to remove encroachments within 80-100 feet of the land surrounding the Shalimar Gardens. Roads will be excavated to bring them to the original garden level. The Director Archaeology[...]

CDA requests RDA to observe 1200 feet wide right of way along Kashmir Highway

June 17, 2019

Islamabad: In a letter sent to Rawalpindi Development Authority (RDA), the Capital Development Authority (CDA) has requested to observe a 1200 feet wide right of way while granting planning permissions for any development projects along Kashmir Highway. Murree Road on wards up to Grand Trunk (GT) Road, the Kashmir Highway[...]

Anti-encroachment drives restarts in district east, Karachi

June 13, 2019

Karachi: In continuation to the anti-encroachment drive launched by the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC), around 45 cabins of various organizations were cleared off in the east district. According to the KMC Director Anti-Encroachment Bashir Siddiqi, the encroachments included goat cages, dastarkhawans and a large number of makeshift offices on footpaths.[...]

CDA clears Murree road and sector E-11 off encroachments

June 13, 2019

Islamabad: Capital Development Authority (CDA) with the Islamabad Administration cleared off encroachments from Malpur, Murree Road on Wednesday. 80 kanals of state land was retrieved after demolition of illegal constructions during the anti-encroachment operation. This includes 12 residential houses, 35 rooms, 12 kitchens, 13 boundary walls and 12 bathrooms. An[...]

Anti-encroachment drive continues in Karachi

June 11, 2019

Karachi: The Karachi Metropolitan Corporation’s (KMC) anti-encroachment department, on the directives of Supreme Court (SC) will start its operation against encroachments by welfare organizations established on the footpaths along roads. In a letter written by KMC to the deputy commissioner of District Central, about the removal of structures, the operation[...]

Illegal housing schemes in Lahore under scrutiny

May 31, 2019

Lahore: Lahore Development Authority (LDA) Director General Muhammad Usman Moazam has passed instructions to authority officials for strict execution of rules pertaining to illegal housing societies. An effective awareness campaign is to be launched against illegal housing schemes while also conserving rights of citizens in follow-up of court cases. The committee[...]

CDA to remove encroachments from main markets in Islamabad

May 24, 2019

Islamabad: Led by its President Ahmed Hassan Moughal, a delegation of Islamabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry (ICCI) called on Amer Ali Ahmed, Chairman Capital Development Authority (CDA) to discuss the matter of making markets encroachment free. While addressing, Chairman CDA expressed about a significant number of encroachments in various[...]

NHA to remove encroachments along Islamabad-Murree dual carriageway

May 23, 2019

Islamabad: An elevated road has been proposed on Islamabad-Murree Dual Carriageway, falling under the National Highway Authority (NHA). The highway remains important from a tourism perspective as it leads to several Galiat and Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK). Post construction and execution of this highway NHA has now completed the[...]

CDA removes encroachments from Super Market Islamabad

May 22, 2019

Islamabad: The team of Building Control Directorate (BCD) cleared off encroachments from areas of Super Market. The continued operation of Capital Development Authority (CDA) has resulted in removal of illegal verandas, parking areas and stairs encroaching on public land.  According to the Director, plaza owners had been issued notices but[...]