NAB Karachi has cancelled allotment of 35 plots of KDA
KARACHI ( MEDIA REPORT )
National Accountability Bureau (NAB)Karachi has cancelled allotment of 35 plots of Karachi Development Authority (KDA) Officers Cooperative Housing Society (KOCHS), allotted by Muzaffar Hussain Tappi former Minister Local Government and a close aide of former President Asif Zardari in 2011-12 illegally.
All allotees were neither employees of KDA nor members of KOCHS but close associates of Tappi. Each plot was measuring 600 square yards with worth of Rs 100 million to Rs 120 million in KDA Scheme in Block 19, Gulshan-e-Iqbal behind National Cricket Stadium Karachi.
Administrator KOCHS has notified all allotees for the same with details that NAB after inquiry into the matter has cancelled these allotments and asked KOCHS to take action against those who were involved in the illegal activity.
All plots were allotted on political basis, according to official notification issued by Administrator KOCHS.
In NAB inquiry it was revealed that these plots were an addition to the original layout plan.
The real owner of the said land is KDA Pipe Factory and the land could not be converted into commercial or residential purpose, said NAB.
NAB asked Administrator KOCHS to notify the names of the illegal allotees in order to aware the general public about the facts of the plot.
Tappi during his tenure was defecto Chief Minister of Sindh and all such decisions had been taken according to his directives, NAB said.
NAB inquiry also revealed name of Manzoor Ahmad KaKa former Director General Sindh Building Control Authority as an active player in this matter.
Administrator said that illegally carved out block B has also been abolished from the layout plan. Fake membership of KOCHS has also been terminated, Administrator added.
Syed Intizar Ahmed Jafri, ex-Administrator KOCHSKarachi on directives of Tappi had allotted these plots, Administrator confirmed.
Among the beneficiaries, Principal Secretary to President of Pakistan Matanat Ali Khan was allotted plot B-16, Principal Secretary to Governor Muhammad Hussain Syed with plot B-12, former Chairman Goth Abad, Ali Azhar Khan Baloch was allotted plot B-09, Deputy Commissioner Malir Muhammad Ali Shah honoured with plot A-18, Director General Malir Development Authority, Atta Muhmmad Panhwar with plot A-03, Shaheed SSP Ch Muhammad Aslam Khan, plot A-17, SP Syed Irfan Ali Bahadur was allotted plot A-01, DIG Javed Ali Shah Bukhari was awarded plot B-11, land grabbers Jamal Khan with plot A-02, SSP Dr Asgher Abbas Shaikh with plot B-08, former Principal Secretary to Governor Mumtazur Rehman with plot B-10, SSP Maqsood Mehmood Khan was given plot A-15, Syed Najeeb Ahmed Jafri plot A-12, Ali Mazzafer Khan plot A-11, Ali Ather Khan plot A-10, Javed Ali Shah Bukhari plot B-11, Nazir Ahmed Soomro plot B-06, Syed Mashkoor Hasnain plot A-13, Kausar Ali plot A-14,
Fida Hussain plot A-16, Begum Shah Taj plot B-07, Umm-e-Saime Safdar plot A-09, Imran Haider plot A-08, Sadaf Sikardar plot A-07,
Muhammad Dawood plot A-06, Muhammad Shahzad plot A-05, Ghousia Kauser Panhwar plot A-04, Furqan Hanif Parekh plot B-20, Imtiaz Ahmed plot B-19, Sajan plot B-19, Shahzado plot B-15, Pehlwan plot B-14, Abdul Razzak plot B-05, Muhammad Meer Bahar plot B-04 and Abdul Ghafoor Gul plot B-03 were among the beneficiaries.
Courtesy. Pak. Vip Media