19 Sep, 2020 04:30 am

Karachi commissioner asks DCs to remove illegal billboards

Karachi commissioner asks DCs to remove illegal billboards
Karachi Commissioner Sohail Rajput has directed all deputy commissioners to examine the billboards installed at private properties and remove them if found to be dangerous for the public.He asked...

The commissioner asked the Pakistan Railways to expedite the work on the revival of the 44-kilometre-long KCR in pursuance of the apex court’s orders on a priority basis so it could be completed on time in accordance with the orders of the apex court.He shared how they had started work on the revival of the KCR comprising its loop portion of 30kilometers and the Main Line (ML) portion of 14kilometers in pursuance of the Supreme Court orders.He said the revival work would be carried out in three portions.The commissioner was chairing a meeting held to review steps taken for the implementation of the Supreme Court orders.

The Pakistan Railways and the KCR project director briefed the meeting on the progress of the work initiated by the Pakistan Railways.In the second portion, he said, it will be completed from Orangi to Geelani Station and in the third portion, the work would be undertaken from the Urdu College to the Central Ordinance Depot.

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