KARACHI: The Karachi Municipal Company (KMC) in its newest motion in Karachi’s outdated metropolis space on Friday razed a number of unlawful constructions, in its ongoing encroachment drive, ARY Information reported.
As per particulars, 280 retailers constructed on the nullah within the space metropolis’s space of Mild Home had been razed and rooms constructed on the footpath close to Adar Bukhari mosque Kharadar had been additionally bulldozed.
The KMC additionally razed a site visitors police picket constructed on the footpath close to Zainab market, whereas a number of pushcarts had been seized from Passport Workplace Saddar.
On January 24, the Supreme Courtroom had directed the Sindh authorities to furnish a complete plan inside two weeks elucidating measures to revive Karachi to its unique form.
The court docket had additionally sought a grasp plan of the town enacted after 1950.
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On February 26, the Supreme Courtroom (SC) had issued directives to the related authorities to cooperate and proceed the operation towards encroachment in Karachi.
In the course of the listening to concerning the removing of encroachment and reviving the metropolis, Karachi Registry of the apex court docket directed the Sindh chief secretary to oversee the anti-encroachment operation and guarantee cooperation and session amongst related departments and organisations.
It ordered to take away all of the encroachment from the town together with from Bagh Ibn-e-Qasim.