RAWALPINDI-The Enforcement Department of Rawalpindi Development Authority (RDA) has demolished two illegal under-construction commercial markets on Chakbeli Khan Road during an operation against illegal constructions, informed a spokesman on Friday.

He said following directives of Chairman RDA Tariq Mehmood Murtaza and Director General (DG) RDA Chaudhry Maqbool Ahmed, RDA’s Land Use and Building Control (LU&BC) Wing has been actively conducting continuous operations against illegal commercial cum residential construction activities including plazas, schools and other illegal land use encroachments within the controlled area of RDA in Rawalpindi. 

The owners of these properties were constructing illegal commercial buildings without approval/ NOC, in violation of Punjab Development of Cities Act 1976 and RDA Building and Zoning Regulations 2007.

RDA spokesman said the DG has directed the Building Control Wing to take strict action against illegal constructions and commercial activities without any fear and favour.