Over Rs 29 million paid as compensation to affectees of Sector E-12
ISLAMABAD—The Secretary, Ministry of Capital Administration and Development Division (CADD) on Tuesday informed that compensation of land amounting to Rs. 29,950,642/- paid to affectees of Sector E-12.
Briefing the National Assembly standing committee on Government Assurances which met here under the Chairmanship of Muhammad Afzal Khokhar, Member National Assembly, he said the total amount payable was Rs. 35,614,297/
Similarly compensation of Build Up Award (BUP) amounting to Rs. 79,965,461/- has been paid out of total of Rs. 98,590,784/-, he stated. He added that Rs. 5,463,654/- on account of compensation of land and Rs. 18,625,323/on account of compensation of Built Up Award (BUP) are under process.
He further informed that the reason for not starting over development work in Sector E-12, was that the possession of the land of the above Mouzas could not be retrieved from the affectees as they refused to accept the Award and went to the Court of Law for redresser of their grievances.
Shahzadi Tiwana, MNA pointed out that Warasti Inteqal have not been carried out yet and compensation of same has not yet been paid to the affectees.
In addition, she informed that CDA has not yet completed the acquisition proceeding nor awarded built up award BUP completely as yet.
The Committee recommended that allotment of plots against BUPs to the affectees may be presented of Sector E12, in the Board of CDA to resolve their grievances.
The Secretary, CADD informed the Committee that compensation had since been paid up to the affectees of the local population residing in Sector E-12.
The Standing Committee recommended that as and when agenda item pertaining to discussion on the assurance given by Lt. General (Retd) Abdul Qadir Baloch, Minister for States and Frontier Regions, on the floor of the House on 16th August, 2013.
The agenda was raised in reply to a supplementary question raised by Sheikh Salahuddin, MNA, whereof, the Minister had assured that registration of illegal refugees living in the suburb of Karachi would be carried out.
The meeting was attended by Members National Assembly Abdul Majeed Khan Khanan Khail, Shahzadi Tiwana, Chaudhry Muhammad Munir Azhar, Syed Sajid Mehdi, Malik Ibrar Ahmed, Sardar Muhammad Irfan Dogar.
In addition, Movers Engineer Usman Khan Tarakai, MNA, Nighat Parveen Mir, MNA, Zehra Wadood Fatemi MNA and Sher Akbar Khan, MNA was also present.