Pakistan Railways Retrieves Over 529 Acres Land From Illegal Occupants

ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – thirteenth May, 2022 ) :Pakistan Railways has retrieved over 529 acres land price billion of rupees from unlawful occupants underneath its anti-encroachment operation throughout the nation over the past 4 years.

“The encroachment operation has been launched with the assistance of railway police and district administrations,” an official within the Ministry of Railways instructed APP.

Giving particulars, he mentioned, the division retrieved 267 acres land in Punjab, 133 acres from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 106 acres from Sindh and 23 acres from Balochistan.

The official mentioned that out of the full land, 91 acres had been industrial, 309 acres had been residential and 104 acres had been the agricultural land of the Pakistan Railways.

He mentioned that Pakistan Railways was taking a number of steps to retrieve encroached land from the land grabbers together with detailed survey was being carried out to determine the encroached land, occupied by the people and underneath unlawful occupation of assorted authorities departments.

The official mentioned the marketing campaign was being monitored by the Divisional Superintendents, Headquarters workplace and Ministry of Railways.

The Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) and joint process orders have been issued since for strict implementation of this coverage, the official added.

He mentioned that First Information Reports (FIRs) had been being lodged and circumstances had been registered and despatched to Pakistan Railways Judicial Magistrates for expeditious trial.

The difficulty concerning unlawful occupation and possession of Pakistan Railways land by authorities departments and establishments has additionally been taken up with the involved departments, he added.

He mentioned it was an ongoing marketing campaign which might proceed until the elimination and regularization of encroachments.

The official mentioned Pakistan Railways owns 167,690 acres of land throughout the nation, of which 90,326-acre is in Punjab, 39,428-acre in Sindh, 28,228-acre in Balochistan and 9,708-acre in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

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