LAHORE - District Administration is ready to launch a crackdown drive against illegal constructions of basements in the Walled City.

The District Administration decided to initiate action to stop construction of basements immediately in order to avoid any major mishap or damage to the adjacent buildings. Initially, the concerned authorities are going to start crackdown against illegally constructed basements in the boundaries of Walled City from late at night.This was disclosed by DCO Naseem Sadiq in a press statement, issued here on Wednesday. Besides this, the Building Research Department of CDGL has marked two buildings  situated in Sheranwala Gate as dangerous.