Karachi: AEC squad razes 30 illegal houses, shops
KARACHI: Anti Encroachment Cell (AEC) squad on Thursday demolished more than 30 illegal houses and shops of land mafia in Mehran Town and Bilal Colony and apprehended 20 persons within the remits of Korangi Industrial Area police station, police said. A team of AEC conducted a raid under the supervision of SP Irfan Bahadur in the area, where Revenue Department officers were also present.
The SP said that AEC team reached the spot where land mafia elements offered resistance, however, police opened aerial fire and dispersed them. He further said that after dispersing the land mafia elements, AEC team demolished more than 30 illegal houses and shops, adding that it also razed the Bilal Colony check-post encroachments.