BAHAWALNAGAR: Contractors staged a protest on Thursday against the unlawful profession of leased land of the Auqaf and non secular Affairs department in addition to threats through the occupants.

Contractors Mian Rashid Mahmood Wattoo, Ayaz Mehmood, Muhammad Munir and others instructed a press convention on Thursday the Auqaf department auctioned agriculture land and the public sale become held on might also sixteen. They stated 50 human beings participated within the auction, and of them seven have been allotted 783 acres at Rs21,000 in step with acre per year.


Mr Wattoo stated that the Auqaf department become sure handy over the land to them. But, he stated, the contractors had now not been handed over the land no matter depositing the rent amount on may additionally 21.

Contractors alleged that the Auqaf district manager as opposed to supporting them informed them that obtaining rid of the profession changed into a difficult project and suggested them to wait.

The contractors stated that if the Auqaf department did now not hand the land over to them straight away, they could now not be able to begin cultivation and could ought to face large monetary losses.

District manager (Auqaf) Malik Ghulam Fareed advised sunrise that 194 influential people were illegally occupying 783 acres of Auqaf for 15 years. He said that these human beings had now not deposited a unmarried penny to the government’s exchequer for using the authorities agriculture land.

He said that because of this, the authorities become losing thousands and thousands every year.

He stated that once the public sale, the Auqaf control along side officers of the revenue branch and police tried to visit the land however the illegal occupants attacked them.

Mr Fareed said he had also acquired dying threats from the influential occupants. But, he said the land could be surpassed over to the contractors and the hire amount for the beyond 15 years would additionally be recovered from the unlawful occupants and deposited to the national exchequer.

CASE: a man turned into arrested on Thursday for spreading provocative material on social media in opposition to the authorities of Pakistan, the militia and different security establishments.

The Minchinabad police arrested Muhammad Badar Riaz and registered a case towards him below sections sixteen MPO and 124-A. The police said that Badar Riaz unfold provocative and hate-stuffed material on social media in opposition to safety agencies and tried to misinform humans and incite them towards the government of Pakistan and the defense force.

in step with resources, Badar is a son of a serving police officer and is likewise affiliated with an extremist institution. Resources stated that protection businesses had been gathering records on people spreading provocative fabric on social media in the district and movement could be taken towards this kind of character.

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