ISLAMABAD: Capital Development Authority (CDA) has conducted 96 anti encroachment operations against illegal constructions in entire city of the capital during first 15 days of this month.
During these operations Enforcement Staff demolished 11 illegal construction rooms, 13 illegal boundary walls, 40 Juggis while numerous food and vegetable stalls, many barber setups, several building material / wood / scrape depots, road side encroachments and moveable / immovable encroachments were also removed during this period.
Two vehicles were also confiscated for unauthorized selling of different goods. During these operations 1,753 number of encroachment items were also confiscated and shifted to store located at F-9 Park.
This was informed during the meeting held at CDA Headquarters which was chaired by Mayor of Islamabad and Chairman CDA, Sheikh Anser Aziz.
The meeting reviewed the progress of Anti Encroachment Drive of Enforcement Directorate during the first fifteen day of the month of September. On this occasion, senior officers of Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad (MCI) and CDA were also present.
Mayor directed the Director Enforcement to further expand the scope of Anti Encroachment Drive all over the city.
He further directed to take action against all types of encroachments.
He emphasized on coordinated and collaborated efforts for complete eradication encroachments from the city. He asked the business community particularly traders union to join hands with CDA and MCI in anti-encroachment drive. He said that all out efforts would be made to restore natural grace of the city.