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encroachment

The trespass of an improvement upon the land of another.

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These encroachments are source of nuisance for both customers and businessmen, as they discourage customers to visit these areas (if they can).
The anti-encroachment department was responsible for removal of the encroachments and not imposing the fine and assisting the shopkeepers in encroachments.
Islamabad -- Capital Development Authority (CDA) and Islamabad Capital Administration (ICT) conducted a grand operation at IJP Road and demolished several illegal shops, kiosks, fruit stalls, chapper hotels, bus stands and other encroachments.
KDA director general Samiuddin Siddiqui, who supervised the operation, told Dawn that the anti-encroachment operation in Korangi would continue till the removal of all encroachments.
KARACHI -- Action against encroachments to restore the Karachi Circular Railway (KCR) track continued in the megacity as more illegal constructions were removed in Gharibabad adjacent to Liaquatabad from old furniture market beneath the Lyari Expressway on Wednesday.
KARACHI -- Action against encroachments to restore the Karachi Circular Railway was continued in the city as illegal constructions were removed in Gharibabad adjacent to Liaquatabad area from old furniture market beneath the Lyari Expressway on Wednesday.
They visited model roads to check encroachments. While, the Lahore Waste Management Company (LWMC) continued its operation to remove debris from Shah Alam Market, Hall Road and other areas.
'480 illegal shops on Sohrab Khattak Road, 150 encroachments on Sarmad Shaheed Road and 450 stalls at Shahrah-e-Iraq were demolished during the drive,' the report added.
RAWALPINDI -- The encroachment mafia as per routine, ruling the commercial areas of city and cantonment boards as the administration has failed to clear roads, bazaars and footpaths and the encroachments are creating hurdles for pedestrians and the motorists.
According to a MCR spokesman, the officials are trying to remove encroachments from all areas.
KARACHI -- The municipal administration of the city on Monday warned that criminal cases would be registered against the shopkeepers involved in re-establishing encroachments.
KARACHI -- The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday rejected the plea to halt the operation against encroachments and directed the federal, provincial and city governments to devise a plan against the removal of encroachments.