Encroachments removed from Margalla Road

ISLAMABAD: The Capital Development Authority (CDA) on Friday removed encroachments along Margalla Road in sector F-10 and F-11.

The CDA’s Enforcement Directorate demolished fences, steel cages, cabins, some permanent structures from outside 27 houses. “Our operation will continue without any break, in the eyes of law there is no big-wig, all citizens are equal, we will take action against all encroachers,” said an official of CDA.

He said prior to conducting the operation, the civic agency had informed citizens through a final public notice published in newspapers, asking to voluntarily vacate state land.

“The operation is being carried out on the instructions of the chairman, CDA. The CDA has announced that this operation would be conducted on a daily basis to ensure removal of encroachments,” he added.