Karachi: The Anti Encroachments Cell of Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) Thursday took action against encroachments alongside Khalid Bin Walid Road, Tariq Road, Fatima Jinnah Road and New M.A Jinnah Road.
A KMC release said all encroachments from main roads and pavements were removed and the car show-room owners who park their cars for display on streets and footpaths in front of their shops were asked to refrain from parking vehicles on roads and pavements and putting their goods for display there; otherwise these goods would be confiscated.
The anti encroachments action was supervised by the Senior Director Anti Encroachments Cell Bilal Manzar and he was accompanied by the Director Anti Encroachments Cell Mazhar Khan, Addl. Director AEC Muhammad Shakir and District East Focal Person Irfan Yousufzai.
Administrator Karachi Rauf Akhtar Farooqui has said it is the duty of the municipal corporation to keep the city clean and encroachment-free. He visited the Nazimabad Flyover and reviewed cleaning work after the removal of encroachments. He directed the officers to carry out effective campaigns against the illegal encroachments with the coordination of district municipal corporations.