district Malir administration drive against Land mafia, removes encroachments & registered FIRs

Nazir Siyal

KARACHI: Anti -encroachment along with heavy contingent of Malir police stations led by district administration removed illegal encroachments on 500 acres occupied by the land mafia at Soomar Goth near Gulshan-e-Hadeed here on Thursday.

According to details district commissioner administration along with Assistant Commissioner Mukhtiyarkar Bin Qasim registered FIRs against land grabbers of Soomar Goth near Gulshan-e-Hadeed Bin Qasim. District administration had issued final notices to the land mafia for removal of illegal encroachments on government land.

It is pertinent to be mentioned here that influential land grabbers including Allah Bux, Shahnawaz and others had earlier encroached land about 120 acres out of 500 acres and establishment boundary wall along with National highway. They not only used the name of Pak Army, Rangers, PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and other leaders for their vested interests, moreover they had continuously threatened revenue officials and media not to interfere or disclose corruption on precious government land.

On Thrusday heavy police contingent started operation and removed illegal encroachments in the presence of media and other authorities.

On the occasion journalist community continuously threatened by the land grabbers for facing severe consequences, while they were reporting encroachment issues.

Authorities among Assistant Commissioner Muhammad Moosa told media that operation will be continued till the complete removal of encroachments, revenue official as per directions told that more FIRs would be registered against those who disturbed ongoing operation while, Arial firings he said.

He further said the rangers and police will be deployed by tomorrow till the completion of task he said.