Saeed Ghani hindering anti-encroachment operations: Sources

KARACHI: Sindh Education Minister Saeed Ghani is creating hindrances in the anti-encroachment operation along the stormwater drain in Mehmoodabad and is attempting to protect the house of his supporters in the drive while those of ordinary residents are being demolished.

Grand operation underway to remove encroachments on Mehmoodabad’s drain

KARACHI: The Karachi Municipal Corporation (KMC) has started a grand operation to remove encroachments from the stormwater drain in Mehmoodabad. A large of KMC teams have arrived on the location along with a heavy contingent of police and Rangers who

Sindh govt approves remodeling of Mehmoodabad stormwater drain

KARACHI: The Sindh government has decided to widen the stormwater drain in Mehmoodabad locality of Karachi apart from the anti-encroachment drive. Chief Minister Sindh Murad Ali Shah convened a meeting on the cleanliness of stormwater and sewerage drains. Sindh for

FIR registered for violent protests during anti-encroachment drive in Mehmoodabad

KARACHI: Police registered a case against nearly 1,000 residents of Manzoor Colony and Mehmoodabad for staging a violent protest during an anti-encroachment drive along a stormwater drain. The FIR was registered at the Baloch Colony police station under Section 147 

4 drug peddlers, gamblers arrested in Mehmoodabad

KARACHI: Mehmoodabad Police conducted two separate operations and arrested four criminals involved in drugs peddling and gambling. Drug peddler Hafeezullah alias I.P was arrested during an operation in Chanesar Goth. He was responsible for selling in various areas of the

Robbery bid foiled in Mehmoodabad, suspect arrested

KARACHI: Police foiled a robbery attempt in Mehmoodabad area and arrested one suspect. Baloch Colony police station conducted a raid in Ashraf Colony of Mehmoodabad No. 6 after receiving a tip-off that four gangsters have entered the area to conduct

Malir River dyke breach inundates parts of Karachi’s Mehmoodabad area

KARACHI: A breach in the dyke in Malir River near Mehmoodabad inundated several areas on Tuesday night as residents remained stranded in their homes. The streets in Dadabhoy Town near Baloch Colony remain inundated after water overflowed from Malir stream.