ISLAMABAD: Chairman Capital Development Authority (CDA) Muhammad Usman Younis has directed the Enforcement Directorate to launch grand operations against illegal constructions and encroachments in several parts of Islamabad.
The operations have been carried out with the assistance of the Islamabad Capital Territory Administration and the police department.
Heavy machinery was used to demolish all the illegal structures and tons of encroachment material was confiscated.
According to the details, operations have been started from the suburb of Islamabad, Mouza Kuri Dhok Balag. The land was owned by the government property which the land mafia was constantly trying to occupy.
Moreover, the operations are also being carried out in F-6, F-7, F-11, and G-9/4 Peshawar Mor, and a number of stalls have been removed from the footpaths with almost 9 trucks of encroachment material being confiscated.
Furthermore, during the operation in the Saidpur Model Village, a house was also demolished as it was constructed on the land that was allocated for National Park.
Additionally, motorcycles parked opposite the Shifa International Hospital were also confiscated clearing the space that was illegally used as parking and was causing problems for pedestrians.
It is important to mention that the Chairman CDA praised the Encroachment Directorate for their efforts and said that with such actions Islamabad would soon be an encroachment-free territory.