TOBA TEK SINGH: The district administration took action and sealed 58 illegal housing colonies of Toba Tek Singh, however,6 the plots in these colonies are being sold and transferred by the revenue officers.

It directed Assistant Commissioner Shafiq to inspect the revenue record of the tehsil to check the complaint that plots in 58 illegal housing colonies were being sold and transferred. It also sought a report in this regard.

The DCO had received information during a meeting that although TMO Rana Ghulam Dastagir had written a letter to the revenue officers that sale or transfer of plots should not be made in the said 58 colonies. But the sale and transfer of land were being made unlawfully by the revenue department officials, he was told.–Staff Reporter