Land dept urged to achieve recovery targets for current FY.

KARACHI -- Administrator Karachi Dr. Syed Saifur Rahman Tuesday urged the land department to issue notices to lease cases in every area in the city to achieve recovery targets for the current financial year.

He gave the instructions while presiding over a meeting with the officers of land department, Katchi abadies (slum areas) department, project director (PD) Orangi and Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) sports complex.

He said efforts should be made to increase lease rates in slums.

He directed the PD Orangi to focus on achieving the recovery target with follow-up of land-related cases. Tenders should be invited from private entities to enable gym and bowling alley facilities at KMC sports complex, he said.

Municipal Commissioner Syed Shujaat Hussain, Senior Director Katchi abadies Mazhar Khan, Project Director Orangi Rizwan Khan, Director Land Sabahul Islam, Director Sports Complex Kaiful Wara, Aftab Qaim Khani and other officers were also present on the occasion.

Dr. Syed Saif said that the purpose of recovery should not only be revenue acquisition but also the provision of facilities.

During the current fiscal year, the departments which have not yet achieved their recovery targets should speed up the recovery process in the remaining part of the fiscal year, he said.

He directed to expedite compiling a complete region-wise list of notices prepared for...

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