Karachi: Anti encroachment squad of Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) under the supervision of chairman task force took action at Dawood Pota Road in Saddar and removed illegal push carts, roadside shops (patharas) and other encroachments.
This action was taken by KMC staff jointly with the district administration in which they faced no resistance.
This may be noted that the operation against the encroachments in the city was underway in different stages.
Administrator Karachi Rauf Akhtar Farooqui had while taken notice of frequent traffic jam complainants in the Saddar area instructed the anti encroachments task force to carry out operation in this area on which the anti encroachments squad took action and after removing the encroachments restored the area to its original condition.
Meanwhile KMC Administrator had directed anti encroachments cell to continue present drive against all kinds of encroachments. He said police and civil society were also supporting us in this endeavour to take this city towards improvement.