LAHORE – The Lahore Police Sunday retrieved 444-kanal state land worth billions of rupees from land grabbers in a successful operation at Jalalpura area of Raiwind.
The operation was conducted under supervision of SP Sadar division Hafeez-ur-Rehman Bugti along with AC Raiwind and Revenue staff whereas related departments participated in the operation.
Heavy contingent of police was deputed for the protection purposes which remained highly alert to ensure anti qabza mafia operation peaceful.
Police operation proceeded smoothly and proved highly successful in collaboration of district government, Revenue and other related departments.
Capital City Police Officer Lahore Additional IG Ghulam Mahmood Dogar has said that there is no space for land grabbers and Badmash Mafia in the city.
Lahore police will deal with iron hands to those who have illegally possessed the land and property of poor citizens.
A special Anti-Qabza Mafia Cell as well as a dedicated non-emergency Helpline 1242 has been established at CCPO Office for redress of grievances of citizens affected from land grabbers.
While in another operation, the city district administration retrieved four kanals of state land worth Rs 400 million during an operation here on Sunday.
A special team, under the supervision of Assistant Commissioner (AC) City Fizan Ahmed, launched the operation near Social Security Teaching Hospital Multan Road and retrieved the state land from illegal possession. The operation was conducted on the special directions of the Deputy Commissioner Muddasir Riaz while Assistant Commissioners warned the land grabbers that operation would be continued without any discrimination and every inch of the state land would be retrieved from land grabbers.