Govt to take action against land encroachers: Fawad Hussain

APP15-08 ISLAMABAD: September 08 – Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain talking to media during anti-encroachment operation against encroachers on the greenbelt of Sector G-12. APP photo by Saleem Rana

ISLAMABAD, Sep 8 (APP):Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain Saturday said the government had decided to recover state land from encroachers and take legal action against persons illegally occupying land.
Speaking to mediamen here after visiting the area of G-12 sector where Capital Development Authority (CDA) had started an operation against land encroachments, he said action against the encroachers was started after completing all the legal formalities. The next phase of the operation against encroachments would begin after Muharram, he added.
Action against the encroachers would also be taken in Lahore and other cities, he told. Rule of law would be ensured to improve governance in the country, the minister added.
The minister said Prime Minister Imran Khan would undertake a visit to Karachi, adding a cleanliness drive would be started in Karachi.