LDA demolishes various illegal structures in city

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Lahore Development Authority (LDA) on Friday demolished various illegal structures here at Ferozpur road, Jail road and other controlled area.

According to LDA spokesperson,the authority had issued legal notices to stop irregularities to the owners of the buildings and demolished the structures over non-compliance.

During the operation, LDA’s enforcement wing and police personnel were present.

Meanwhile,LDA Director General Chaudhry Muhammad Ali Randhawa said that the authority would not tolerate illegal construction in the city.”

Non-discriminatory action would be taken against illegal construction and commercial activities”,he concluded. Meanwhile in other day staff of the Department of Private Housing Schemes of Lahore Development Authority (LDA) carried out operations on Ferozepur Road and College Road and demolished several illegal structures. Officials said the operation was carried out on the instructions of LDA DG.

They said during the operation, LDA teams demolished encroachments in Punjab Housing Scheme II, illegal construction on a mortgaged plot in NFC scheme, illegal construction on a mortgaged plot in Lahore Avenue Scheme, illegal structure near Kahna Flyover and another illegal structure on Kanikar Road.

A large contingent of enforcement staff and police were also present on the occasion.

The operation was carried out under the supervision of the Director Private Housing Schemes, LDA. mn

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