Drive against encroachments is in full swing on Karimabad-Ziauddin road in Karachi; More than 180 structures including triple story houses, shops demolished


Karachi June 18 (TNS): After successful anti- Encroachment Operation at Gujjar Nullah,  another gigantic task of encroachments clearance onZiauddin- Kareem Abad Road has started in District Central Karachi. So far during this operation more than 180 structures including triple story houses, shops and other encroachment have been demolished.

This was told by  Deputy Commissioner Karachi Central Capt. (r) Farid ud din Mustafa while talking to mediamen here. He added, the operation is in line with  Chief Minister Sindh ‘ s vision  to make Karachi free from all sort of encroachments and is aimed at widening of Kareemabad road by 10 feet each side’  .

DC Fareed uddin said that the operation would continue in phases in coming days and he expressed his hope that in next 15 days time frame the operation would be finished sucessfully. He reiterated his commitment that the drive against encroachments would continue without any pressure.

It is pertinent to note that Kareemabad- Ziauddin road has been shrunk badly due to massive encroachments. This is first time in last 30 years that AntiEncroachment campaign is being carried out in this politically sensitive area.