MUHAMMAD ASAD CHAUDHRY

  • TISLAMABAD - Capital Development Authority received 3.97 percent lower bid than the estimated cost to construct Burma Bridge while its formal contract will be awarded in few days by completing due process of law. The bridge is 152 meter long and 11.5 meters wide and will be completed within one year ...

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  • T   ISLAMABAD  : Federal Minister for Communications Murad Saeed on Monday revealed that the Multan-Sukkur Motorway (M-5) would be made operational from August. He said this during a meeting with Acting Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Zhao Lijian. Head of Chinese State Construction Company ...

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  • TISLAMABAD-The Capital Development Authority has raised serious objections to the leasing of Right of Way by National Highway Authority and asked the NHA to stop the process immediately.The NHA had offered 16 sites in RoW of N-5 falling under jurisdiction of Rawalpindi and Islamabad but the Punjab ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Capital Development Authority’s board gave its affirmative node to a cabinet decision for the transfer of 508 Kanals of land for Naya Pakistan Housing Programme on the land acquisition rates. Though the federal cabinet had earlier ordered the civic body to handover the said ...

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  • TISLAMABAD-Federal Secretary Communications Shoaib Ahmed Siddqui constituted a committee to ascertain the facts behind continuous delays in completion of Peshawar Mor to New Airport Metro Bus project. The committee comprises of two senior officers of the Ministry of Communication, Director General ...

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  • TISLAMABAD-The Capital Development Authority and Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad while doing operation against the encroachments over pathways and verandas of commercial centres have ignored the similar encroachments done by the mega malls, Centaurus Mall and Safa Gold Mall. Nowadays, the city ...

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  • TISLAMABAD   -   After a long hibernation, the city managers moved towards stalled projects and awarded a contract of the remaining development work at Park Enclave. The said project was launched by Capital Development Authority (CDA) in 2011 during the last tenure of Pakistan ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - At the time when National Highway Authority is preparing to restart decade-long stalled leasing process and presented 16 sites for an open auction, the Punjab government has locked its horns with the road authority, asking its existing leaseholders to vacate the premises ...

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  • TISLAMABAD    -   The in­cumbent chairman Capital De­velopment Authority Amir Ali Ahmed has accelerated the process of concluding pend­ing inquiries and as a result, 76 inquiries out of the total 142 pending inquiries have been completed during the last few ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The incumbent chairman Capital Development Authority Amir Ali Ahmed has accelerated the process of concluding pending inquiries and as a result, 76 inquiries out of the total 142 pending inquiries have been completed during the last few months.However, only 76 reports have been received ...

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  • TISLAMABAD-The federal commission to review the master plan will decide the fate of an illegal housing scheme, Ghouri Town, where most of the houses and plots are owned by middle-class segment of the society. The IHC had referred the matter of regularisation of Ghouri Town to the Federal Commission, ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - A move to fill the vacant positions of Capital Development Authority Board from private sector for which a total of 323 aspirants have already applied is likely to face a delay because engineers of the civic body have decided to challenge the criteria set for the position of member ...

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  • TISLAMABAD-The city managers on Wednesday headed toward the bigwigs of the city and issued notices to several motels and hotels including the Islamabad Club to remove their encroachments from Murree Road but avoided to address the core illegality done by most of them.The notices were served to the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD   -   Another scandal to distribute state land among cronies of ‘powerful elite’ is in the making as the National Highway Authority has decided to lease out 16 sites in the Right of Way of N-5 but without taking approval from the competent ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Senate Standing Committee on Railways was informed on Monday that an inquiry report of the Hyderabad train collision will be shared with the Committee within next 45 days. A Lahore-bound Jinnah Express, which had departed from Karachi, collided with a stationary freight train ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  The Ministry of Railways has submitted the PC-I of a project regarding the upgradation of railway’s Main Line-1 (ML-1) to the Planning Commission. The project is being executed under the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and it has been divided into three ...

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  • TISLAMABAD-A ‘haphazard and selective anti-encroachment operation’ in the capital city has failed to achieve its desired goals, as there is no mechanism to monitor the encroachment activities to avoid their recurrence. The anti-encroachment drive is underway across the city since the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD-Several cabinet members of the incumbent PTI government are holding dual government residences in the federal capital in violation of rules and regulations, sources informed The Nation.They said that Federal Minister for Interior Ijaz Ahmed Shah, Federal Minister for Kashmir Affairs Ali ...

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  • TISLAMABAD-At a time when Prime Minister Imran Khan is sloganeering about austerity measures, the Capital Development Authority has sanctioned an amount of Rs3 million to give ‘ex gratia’ to those employees who participated in the recent auction of plots.It was a routine in CDA to give ...

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  • TISLAMABAD-Senior officials of Aiwan-e-Sadr on Thursday backtracked from revamping a zoo inside official residence of the President and distanced themselves from the project by shifting responsibility on Capital Development Authority.However, according to the official documents available with Daily ...

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  • TISLAMABAD-Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Capital Development Authority affairs Ali Nawaz Awan on Saturday said that as a part of the government’s austerity drive, the civic agency had not proposed any increase in its non-development expenditure during budget 2019-20.The increase ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The political manoeuvring and bureaucratic tactics to induct blue-eyed people into public offices has finally remained successful in ‘Naya Pakistan’, as the ruling party successfully managed to get appointed its ticket holder as Legal Advisor of the Capital Development ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -   The Federal Minister for Communications Murad Saeed on Thursday reiterated to fully cooperate with the Prime Minister Accountability Commission for investigation into Rs24, 000 billion loans taken by the previous government. Speaking at a press conference, he said the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD   -   The budgetary allocations for mega development projects in capital city have indicated that the incumbent government is least interested to address the problems of the federal capital. The federal government has allocated only token amounts for all important ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -    A long strip of state land retrieved from encroachers on the directions of Prime Minister Imran Khan has been left unattended while it can easily be converted into a ‘linear park’ like many other parts of the world. Use of the said retrieved land in ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The much-needed extension of Islamabad Expressway from Koral to G.T. Road would be delayed further as the federal government has decided to allocate only a token amount of Rs.05 billion against the total cost of Rs10.7 billion in PSDP 2019-20. The previous government of Pakistan Muslim ...

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  • TISLAMABAD-The Federal Cabinet repatriated Member Engineering Capital Development Authority Hafiz Ahmed Bakash on Tuesday to his parent department.Bakash is a grade-19 officer of National Highway Authority, who was appointed as member engineering at the CDA last year.Member Engineering Hafiz Ahmed ...

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  • TISLAMABAD-At a time when the nation is celebrating 21st anniversary of Pakistan’s successful nuclear tests today, the internal rift between Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad and Capital Development Authority has ruined the remains of the iconic Chaghi Mountains’ model. After the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -    Under the pressure of clerics and religious groups involved in occupying mosques’ plot in the federal capital, the high ups of Capital Development Authority are reluctant to roll out a transparent policy to allot such plots to the local inhabitants instead ...

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  • TISLAMABAD-The National Highway Authority is working on multiple proposals to find out a permanent solution to growing traffic congestion on Murree Road in Bhara Kahu which includes an elevated flyover or a bypass. The portion of Murree Road which passes through Bhara Kahu faces a lot of traffic ...

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