Anti-encroachment operation continues on Karachi's Rashid Minhas Road

KARACHI (Dunya News) – An operation against encroachments on Rashid Minhas Road in Karachi has continued on second day today (Wednesday).

According to details, heavy machinery and heavy contingents of police personnel have arrived at the scene to participate in the drive with anti-encroachment team.

Earlier, Supreme Court had rejected pleas of affectees for compensation and halting anti-encroachment operation along Gujjar and Orangi drains.

A bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Gulzar Ahmed heard the case regarding the anti-encroachment drive at SC’s Karachi registry.

The apex court revoked the stay orders and ordered government to continue the operation along nullahs ahead of monsoon season.