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Removal of debris and tree plantation on the right of way of Kashmir Highway

Islamabad: July 5, 2019 Capital Development Authority (CDA) has accelerated clearing of debris from Kashmir highway and tree plantation activity in collaboration with Environment Wing of MCI.  

Chairman CDA, visited and examined the ongoing operation and supervised the same personally. 

 

Earlier buildings had been damaged however, now they are being razed to the ground and debris removed. In total 91 structures were damaged the same have been demolished now. It has also been observed that people are removing debris themselves on account of the resolve of the authority.

It is pertinent to mention here that earlier, CDA through a public notice directed the owners of demolished properties to clear debris lying on the right of way of Kashmir Highway on their own. After expiry of dead line given to the former occupants / concerned persons regarding removal of demolished structures / building material laying on the right of Kashmir Highway G-12, CDA launched an operation for demolishing and removing  leftover structures from the area. Furthermore, tree plantation in the area, which was cleared from illegal occupants, is also being carrying out simultaneously to restore the natural beauty in the vicinity.