Massive anti encroachment drive in Lahore in 24 hours
LAHORE - Massive crackdown against encroachment in Lahore in next 24 hours on orders of Lahore High Court (LHC).
LHC on Monday has directed to end illegal settlements on Lahore’s Mall Road, Shah Alam Market and adjoining areas of Data Darbar with immediate effect.
Hearing petition filed by a citizen against illegal encroachments, Justice Ali Akbar Qureshi has directed town administration to end encroachments within 24 hours.
As the hearing went underway, Lahore Deputy Commissioner (DC) Saleh Saeed appeared before the court. LHC ordered DC to launch indiscriminate antia-encroachment drive and implement orders of the court in true letter and spirits.