He also directed to arrange for linking of all KMC graveyards
' record through computerized registration with the central office, because only 55 graveyards
were registered out of 152 graveyards
of the city, therefore their data must be prepared with full details on immediate basis.
Sources said that the approval has been given after the chief minister took notice of the shortage of graveyards
in the Rawalpindi city.
Chairing a meeting of Shehr-i-Khamoshan Authority here on Saturday, the minister said the non-availability of space in graveyards
was an important issue for the general public in big as well as in small cities and towns in the province.
KARACHI -- Mayor Karachi Waseem Akhtar laid foundation stone of Shah Abdul Lateef Bhittai model graveyard
in sector 16-A, Surjani Town near Northern Bypass on Wednesday.
KARACHI -- The Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) has started constructing a graveyard
in Surjani Town and its first phase will be completed by June 2019.
He took serious notice of the dilapidated condition of various graveyards
of the province and directed the authorities of the Auqaf Department to immediately work out a plan for renovation of paths, cleanliness and plantation in all the graveyards
KARACHI -- Walking between graves, stumbling and falling over them in a graveyard
where his father happened to be buried, too, investigative journalist Wajahat S.
The Shehar-e-Khamoshan Graveyards
were constructed in Lahore in 2017 and Faisalabad and Sargodha in 2018 by Shehbaz Sharif's 'Strategic Reforms Unit' (SRU).
A petition to the high court pleaded that the government had allotted land for new graveyards
in Karachi but influential people have encroached the land and built structures over these plots of land.
The administrative committees formed to look after the graveyards
have also apparently failed in their responsibilities with drug addicts occupying corners in graveyards
PESHAWAR -- Alongside other issues faced by the Peshawarites, shortage of sufficient space for graveyards
was also becoming a core issue for a city having over 4.7 million population said Executive Director, Bint e Hawwa Peace and Development Organization Yaar Mohammad Shaheen.
PESHAWAR: District Government Peshawar has decided to launch a full scale operation for vacating the graveyards
from the land mafia, demarcation of graveyards
for keeping its protected and cancellation of all land transfers cases made by the Patwaris against such lands in all the four towns of the provincial capital.
Talking to The Nation, DC Iqbal Mazher said that the existing graveyards
had been planned in 1913 keeping in view the population of DG Khan at that.
"There are existing graveyards
in the middle of business districts such as in Manama, Hidd and even in the nearby Sitra Al Kharajiya, but those weren't by choice, urbanisation created them.
Rawalpindi -- The monopoly of grave diggers mafia's and criminal negligence of administration the graveyards
of the city turned into thick jungle that barred inheritors from visiting the burial places even on the eve of Eid Festive.