The Anti-Encroachment department of Karachi Metropolitan Corporation on Friday removed various encroachments from the surroundings of Sindh Secretariat Road here.
The KMC’s anti-encroachment wing cleared the road and footpath from illegal stalls, push-carts and other encroachments, despite the resistance the staff successfully completed the operation with the help of heavy machinery. Senior Director Anti-Encroachment, Muhammad Nazir Lakhani supervised the operation, said a statement on Friday.
The statement said that the removal of encroachments will help smooth flow of traffic.
The anti-encroachment team also removed illegal encroachments from Burns Road and ‘Bachat Bazar’ from Muhammad Bin Qasim road and cleared the roads for traffic. Besides the anti-encroachment staff, the local police also participated in removal of encroachments.