Illegal structures falling under the limits of 30 feet of the nullah are being razed.
A strategy has been devised to raze all the structures built along the Gujjar Nullah during the “grand operation.”
Following the orders of the deputy commissioner, an anti-encroachment operation was started in Malir to demolish over 200 illegal farmhouses.
The anti-encroachment operation has been temporarily halted by Karachi Development Authority (KDA) as police personnel are busy in assisting polio vaccination teams.
The Sindh High Court (SHC) has rejected the issuance of a stay order against the anti-encroachment operation in Karachi.
Local people, including large number of women and children, protested against the operation to remove the encroachments and chanted slogans against the administrative action.
'The Green Line project played havoc with the city's drainage system'
He said sewerage, transport, water shortage and solid waste management issues will be resolved in coordination with the provincial government.
The operations scheduled for tomorrow against illegal settlements will continue as planned after the coronavirus threat subsides.
He said that the eviction notices were pasted at all four bungalows on February 21, warning occupants to vacate the houses.