OPC recovers 19 properties worth Rs 270m

LAHORE: Due to efforts of the Overseas Pakistanis Commission (OPC) Punjab, 19 properties of expatriate Pakistanis worth Rs 270 million have been got retrieved from illegal occupants during the last one week.

Commissioner OPC Afzaal Bhatti informed this while presiding over a departmental meeting. Director General syed Javed Iqbal Bokhari and other senior officers of OPC were also present.

Afzaal Bhatti said the properties situated in Lahore, Okara, Gujrat, Gujranwala, Faisalabad, Rawalpindi, Sahiwal,Attock,Toba Tek Singh ,Pakpattan and Sargodha Districts were under illegal occupation.

The OPC with the help of relevant District Overseas Pakistanis Committees (DOPCs) got the properties vacated and handed over to their owners.