ISLAMABAD: Mayor of Islamabad and Chairman Capital Development Authority (CDA), Sheikh Anser Aziz has said that problems of genuine affecttees of Islamabad would be resolved on priority basis so that they could be able to play due role in making Islamabad a model city in accordance with the vision of Prime Minister of Pakistan Muhammad Nawaz Sharif.
Mayor expressed these views while chairing a high level meeting held here at CDA Headquarters on Friday. The meeting was attended by Member Engineering and other senior officers of relevant formations. During the meeting, issues, which are obstructing development activities in sector C-15, E-12 and Park Enclave were discussed and possible solutions and suggestions in this context were discussed at length.
On this occasion, Sheikh Anser Aziz said that being elected representatives of the city, public opinion will be given importance while resolving different issues particularly those pertaining to the affectees of Islamabad enabling them to play their due role in the development of the city. He asked the genuine affectees to indentify the fake affectees so that deserving people could be facilitated and fake elements could be discouraged.
Sheikh Anser Aziz said that the development of sectors, which were opened years ago, is among top priorities and in this context procedures related to payment of compensations and policy regarding allotment of plots in lieu of built up properties, is being improved to ensure transparency. He said that soon after assuming the responsibilities of Chairman CDA, record of Land and Estate was sealed to find out irregularities in this regard. He said that strict action will taken against the officials and officers involved in these irregularities.
Mayor of Islamabad and Chairman CDA directed the Engineering Wing to coordinate with elected representatives and amicably resolve the long standing issues so that stalled development work could be reinitiated. He said that Government has entrusted the responsibility of development of the city on the elected representatives, which will help in early resolution of problems of the organization and affectees and elected representatives will play their role in this context in their respective areas.
Anser directed the officers of Enforcement and Land Directorate to visit these sectors so that issues could be resolved and allottees of these sectors could be able to build there houses on their plots. He said that vigourous operation in collaboration with Islamabad District Administration (ICT) would conducted to vacate illegal possession from CDA acquired land.
He directed to take consolidated steps to remove hurdles in the development of Sector E-12, C-15 and Park Enclave. He said that in order to cater growing housing needs of the city not only development in stalled sectors would be started but new sectors would also be opened.
Mayor was apprised that development work on Park Enclave phase one has almost been completed and possession is being handed over to the allottees of the sector. He was apprised that after completion of construction of bridge, possession of plots will be handed over to the remaining allottees of Park Enclave, Phase-I. He was apprised that funds have been demanded from the Finance Wing for provision of Gas and Electricity. He further apprised that allotment of Park Enclave, Phase-II has been completed and commercial plots have been also demarcated. Similarly concrete work of the roads of Sector E-12 has been awarded while fence has been erected around the Sector C-15, however, due to issues of affectees, development work in the sector C-15 is stalled.
He directed the Finance Wing to release funds for the provision of Gas and Electricity facility in Park Enclave, Phase-I. He directed to resolve all issues amicably with mutual consultation.
Jan 19, 2017 0
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