Panel passes two govt bills, directs CDA to check unplanned construction

ISLAMABAD: National Assembly Standing Committee on Interior passed two government bills and recommended the Capital Development Authority (CDA) to remove mess in the city created due to unplanned constructions.
During the 27th meeting of the Standing Committee on Interior held here under the Chairmanship of MNA Raja Khurram Shahzad Nawaz, the presentation on revision of Islamabad Master Plan was given by the Director Master Planning CDA. The Committee noted that a mess has been created due to unplanned constructions and desired that the CDA Board should make decision otherwise it would be very difficult to address issues.
The Committee considered two government bills including the Islamabad Capital Territory Charities Registration Regulation and Facilitation Bill, 2020 and the Pakistan Arms (Amendment) Bill, 2020. It was recommended that both bills may be passed by the National Assembly.
It also considered the bill titled the Covid-19 (Prevention of Hoarding) Bill, 2020 and decided to defer it till the next meeting of the Committee. - APP