Islamabad - On the directions of Mayor Islamabad and Chairman Capital Development Authority (CDA) Sheikh Anser Aziz, the administration wing of the authority yesterday issued transfer orders of 153 officials who had been working in Land Directorate since long.

The action has been taken on corruption complaints by the visitors. The 153 officials who were transferred from land and rehabilitation directorate include 18 senior assistants, 41 sub-assistants, 53 lower division clerks, 04 data entry operators, and others. These employees have been replaced by well reputed officials posted in different formations of the authority.

Shiekh Anser Aziz took serious notice of the complaints of irregularities in land and rehabilitation directorate and transferred all officers in the first phase and directed the concerned formations to seal the land record for proper investigations.

The administration wing also suspended the services of five officials of different formations of the authority for non compliance of the official orders.

These officials were directed to report to degree verification cell, however, even after consecutive reminders these officials did not follow the official orders and eventually their services were suspended.