SC engages CM Sindh to end encroachments in Karachi
KARACHI: The Supreme Court (SC) today engaged Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah with the task of ending encroachments in the city.
Hearing the case pertaining to restoring Karachi’s master plan, the Supreme court ordered that the Chief Minister Sindh work with all departments to end encroachments in the city.
SC directed the chief minister to consult all parties and restore Karachi according to the master plan.
The apex court also ordered the removal of all encroachments on footpaths in the city. Further directives by the top court included clearing lands in front of hospitals which are being used to park ambulances, creating zebra crossings and putting up signboards across the city.