OPC retrieves 13 properties of expatriate Pakistanis

LAHORE: Overseas Pakistanis Commission (OPC) Punjab, has retrieved as many as 13 properties of expatriate Pakistanis, worth Rs 60 million from the illegal occupants during the last week.

Commissioner OPC, Afzaal Bhatti informed this while presiding over a departmental meeting here on Wednesday.

Director General Syed Javed Iqbal Bokhari and other senior officers attended the meeting.

Afzaal Bhatti said that the properties situated in Lahore, Gujranwala, Jehlum, Rawalpindi and Vehari Districts were under illegal occupation. The OPC with the help of relevant District Overseas Pakistanis Committees (DOPCs) got these properties vacated and handed over to their owners.

He further said that on the special instructions of Chief Minister Punjab, an IT based modern system had been devised for speedy disposal of the complaints of Overseas Pakistanis.