KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Tuesday has ordered to clear encroachment from Anda Mor-Manghopir road within a month.
A bench comprising Justice Zafar Ahmed Rajput and Justice Muhammad Faisal Kamal Alam heard the petition for leasing road land at Inda Mor New Karachi Mustafaabad. When the arrest warrant was issued, Director KMC Central, Senior Director Bashir Siddiqui, Mazhar Khan and others appeared in the court.
The director KMC Central, Senior Director, Bashir Siddiqui, Mazhar Khan and others appeared before the court. At the outset of the hearing, the SHC bench, expressing resentment over the Sindh government and KMC for leasing the land of road, remarked that the metropolitan has been ruined.
KMC lawyer apprised the court that Mustafabad was regularized by the Sindh government in 1987. The bench comprising Justice Faisal Kamal Alam and Justice Zafar Ahmed Rajput ordered the removal of the illegal structures from the Anda Mor-Manghopir road after providing compensation and alternate place to the affectees.
The road should be cleared within 30 days, the SHC ordered.