Taxila: Taxila’s municipal government reclaimed 15 kanals of state land valued millions of rupees. According to sources, assistant commissioner Shahzad Mehboob, in collaboration with officials from the revenue and education departments, the police, the tehsil, and the local administration, launched an operation against state land grabbers and retrieved 15 kanals of government land in the densely populated Banni area.
According to sources, the land was reclaimed from unlawful inhabitants and handed over to the Punjab public works department for Rs. 300 million. The area was allegedly allotted to the education department for the construction of a girls school but was illegally grabbed by powerful land grabbers, according to sources.