Lahore – The Lahore Development Authority (LDA) announced on Friday that it will start a special recovery campaign for collecting the commercialisation fee from owners and occupants of properties being used for business purposes in areas under its jurisdiction.
People have been advised to deposit outstanding dues without further delay, as special recovery teams have been constituted in this regard. These teams were going door-to door and properties, of which dues were not being paid were being sealed without being served further notice. The LDA Recovery Directorate has collected Rs 400 million during the past two and a half months on account of the annual and permanent commercialisation fee, from various localities of the provincial metropolis.
The LDA also advised owners of properties on 37 roads and segments of roads, where commercial activity has been allowed, to get their properties permanently commercialised. These roads include Ghausul Azam Road (Jail Road), Main Boulevard Gulberg, MM Alam Road Gulberg, Segment of Hali Road Gulberg (Property Number 136 & 64 E-1 Gulberg 3 to Property Number 114 & 73 E-1 Gulberg 3), Stadium Road Sharah-e-Noor Jehan Gulberg, Shahra-e-Quaid-e-Azam (The Mall), Tariq Road Link MM Alam Road, the road Behind Liberty Market, Firdous Market Road, Link Road Main Market (Shezan Side), Link Road Main Market (Auriga Side), Ghalib Road Segment (Chen One Road), Main Boulevard Garden Town, Main Boulevard Allama Iqbal Town, Main Boulevard Shadman, Maulana Shaukat Ali Road (Segment 1-Canal Bridge to Model Town Link Road Junction), College Road Township (Akbar Chowk to Ghazi Chowk), Ferozpur Road (Qartaba Chowk to Chungi Amar Sidhu), Sher Shah Road Gujjarpura, Al Madina Road, Township, Bagrian Road, Township, Main Boulevard Samanabad, Approach Road Tajpura, Part of Road Civic Centre Garden Town, Model Town Link Road, Hamdrad Jail Road (Segment 2-Plot No.1223-5-D/II to Ghazi Chowk), Shabbir Usmani Road (Y-Junction to Shaukat Ali Road), Main Boulevard Shadbagh, College Road, Gulberg (Property numbers 9 and 10 Block K Gulberg 2 to Property numbers 6-H and 24-H Gulberg 2, Park Road, Ali Zeb Avenue, Gulberg, Only Property 1 J Block to 6 J Block Gulberg 3, Link MM Alam Road, T Block Gulberg-2 Property numbers 9 to Property numbers 14 T Block Gulberg-2, Gurumangat Road, Gulberg only right side coming from College Road, Abul Hassan Isfahani Road, Faisal Town Only Property numbers, 30, 31, 32, 33 & 34 Block-B Faisal Town, Shadman Part of Race Course Road Shahrah-e-Aiwan-e-Tijarat, Property numbers 6 Shadman to Property number 1 Shadman, Link Road Main Boulevard Garden Town Property numbers 13, 14, 47, 48, 80 to 85 Babar Block New Garden Town and Wahdat Road Ferozepur Road to Property number 69 C New Muslim Town.