Expressing outrage over the proliferation of illegal constructions. Commissioner Multan Division and Administrator Metropolitan Corporation
Multan (Muhammad Yaseen Tabassum) Commissioner Multan Division and Administrator Metropolitan Corporation Javed Akhtar Mahmood expressed his anger over the proliferation of illegal constructions in the city and ordered immediate crackdown.
He asked the Metropolitan Corporation, MDA, Phata to take immediate action within its limits. Illegal constructions, buildings that are in conflict with the bylaws should be sealed and NOCs of those who are constructing contrary to the approved maps should be suspended.
These views were expressed by Commissioner Javed Akhtar Mehmood while presiding over the meeting of Divisional Planning and Design Committee. Commissioner Javed Akhtar Mehmood said that illegal commercial activities are incompetence of building inspectors.
All areas will be tagged with Google Maps. The officer concerned will be responsible for illegal constructions and strict departmental action will be taken against him
Commissioner Multan while ordering to facilitate the process of business construction permits said that in line with the vision of the Prime Minister to play a role in improving the business environment. This will create economic stability and employment opportunities for the youth
He said that all the institutions should work together for the betterment of commercial infrastructure and also work out a plan of action for the conflicting laws.
Unnecessary and illegal commercial activities have also tarnished the image of citizens. Commissioner Javed Akhtar Mohammad has formed a committee headed by DG MDA Agha Ali Abbas on commercial conversion of city roads.
While Additional Deputy Commissioner Finance and Planning, CO Metropolitan Corporation, Inspector Traffic Police Amjad Khan, Architect Abdul Qadir, Town Planner Aftab, Civil Society Member Ijaz Shah were elected members of the committee. Suggestions on other matters will be submitted to the Divisional Planning and Design Committee
The meeting was attended by Deputy Commissioner Multan Amir Khattak, Chief Traffic Officer Huma Naseeb, Additional DG MDA Chaudhry Anwar, Director Development Waqas Khakwani and other officers and committee members.