GUJRANWALA –  As reported by a news outlet, the Director-General (DG) of the Gujranwala Development Authority (GDA) Maqbool Ahmed Majoka disclosed that the civic body has issued several legal notices to the developers of at least two hundred and eighty unauthorized housing schemes situated in the Gujranwala Division during a briefing headed by Gujranwala Commissioner Zulfiqar Ahmed Ghuman.

In said briefing, the commissioner advised both the GDA and various utility service providers to initiate a crackdown against the illegal schemes and to cease providing their services, respectively. He also advised attendees to avoid purchasing any plots in said housing schemes unless approved from a ‘competent authority’.

According to the information shared by the DG, the GDA has so far issued 55 NOCs and processing 14 more, as well as preliminary planning approvals for 8 housing schemes.