60 SBCA officials suspended

KARACHI: Sindh Building Control Authority SBCA Director General Manzoor Qadir has issued order for suspension of 60 senior and junior officers of Liaquatabad, Gulberg and North Nazimabad Towns for not taking effective actions against constructions on illegal plots.

He also ordered relevant officials to initiate investigation in this regard. The legal action will also be taken against these officials for not taking effective actions against the illegal constructions.

It may be noted that SBCA is continuing demolition campaign against illegal constructions in Liaquatabad, Gulberg, North Nazimabad, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Saddar and Jamshed Towns where dozens of constructions have yet been demolished. These constructions have been established in violation of SBCA laws.

Those suspended were five deputy directors of buildings, 16 assistant directors, 12 senior building inspectors and 27 building inspectors. The inquiry report against these officials has been sought within 15 days.