|News Headline:||Anti encroachment drive should be set afloat with full vigor and muscle: Mayor and Chairman CDA|
Islamabad: January 2, 2017 Distinction of Islamabad as green and clean city will be upheld. Encroachments pose major danger to beauty and symmetry of Islamabad. Islamabad needs to be purified of Encroachments. Concerned formations of Capital Development Authority and Municipal Corporation Islamabad should act jointly and swiftly to bring encroachments to a close in Islamabad. Mayor Islamabad and Chairman Capital Development Authority Sheikh Ansar Aziz expressed these views while chairing a high level meeting at CDA Headquarters on Monday. Senior officers of the Authority were in attendance.
Anti encroachment drive should be set afloat with full vigor and muscle. Three days deadline should be given to all encroachers in the city to voluntarily call off their encroachments. At the expiry of the terminal date, operation should be launched with all means and measures available. Banners to this effect should be displayed around the city inscribing warnings. Advertisement in the newspapers should also be floated, Mayor Islamabad and Chairman Capital Development Authority Sheikh Ansar Aziz issued directions during the meeting.
The anti encroachment drive will target all illegal kiosks, tea stalls etc, illegal occupation of government sports ground, all illegal tuck shops, use of hand carts etc in parks and recreational areas. The operation will further target car sheds and other illegal constructions in vacant plots outside the premises of houses in residential areas. Sale of items outside premises of shops in commercial centers ,markets,marakiz and class 3 shopping centers will be targeted during operation. Without permission handcarts and fruit stalls will be target of operation as well. Repair / wash of vehicles in green belts will also be targeted, the mayor directed.
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