RAWALPINDI: The Rawalpindi Cantonment Board (RCB) issued notices to 16 property owners for illegal construction in the current month.
According to a spokesman, the RCB building control department conducted raids and issued notices to owners of buildings and structures constructed illegally.
The raids were conducted in Marble Factory area, Usmania Colony, Farooqabad, Misrial Road and Quaid-i-Azam Colony.
He said the operation against illegal construction had been accelerated on the special instruction of Cantonment Executive Officer Sibtain Raza. After steps were taken, revenue generation has also increased as citizens are now submitting their building plans to get formal approval, he added.
The citizens should not violate the rules otherwise stern action would be taken against them, the spokesman added.