RAWALPINDI: The Rawalpindi Development Authority has lodged FIRs against the owners of 5 illegal housing societies.
The action was taken on the directions of Chairman RDA, Tariq Mehmood, and the Director General RDA, Muhammad Saif Anwar Jappa.
An RDA spokesperson has stated that the authority has already been taking strict action against the unapproved housing schemes and has also warned the citizens not to invest in such projects.
The FIRs have been lodged against the owners of the following societies.
He also shared that there are societies that are promoting their projects illegally on social media even after the restrictions of RDA.
The spokesperson added that these societies had been misleading the general public through advertisements and therefore should be reported to the concerned authorities.
It is important to mention that the legality of the societies and NOC status can be seen on the RDA’s official website.
The RDA official has also advised that whoever is planning to invest in a housing scheme should always check whether the project is approved or not before making any payments.