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Mayor Karachi Waseem Akhtar

Anti-encroachment drive: Committee formed to compensate losses of rightful affectees

KARACHI: Provincial Minister of local bodies Saeed Ghani notified on Wednesday that a committee was formed to recompense the losses of those who were rightful affeetees of the anti-encroachment drive.   According to details, the deserving individuals who suffered losses to their properties during the operating against encroachments will be given compensations as per the recommendations of the constituted committee. Saeed Ghani also ensured to look into the reservations of Mayor Karachi over the local body system and…

‘Provinces have created a state within a state after 18th Amendment’

KARACHI: While speaking to the participants in the 26th course of National Institute of Management (NIM), Quetta, Mayor Karachi Wasim Akhtar said, "Provinces have created a state within a state after 18th Amendment." He made these remarks during his speech and recorded his complaint further saying, “We have mandate of Karachi, but we are unable to do what we want to do for the people due to shortage of funds”. The funds under the Karachi Package would be released soon to the city, the Mayor expressed his hopes. “We…