NA Committee on Railways meets


ISLAMABAD, December 04(APP): A meeting of the National Assembly Standing Committee on Railways was held here Monday with Ramesh Lal, MNA in the Chair.
The Committee confirmed the minutes of its previous meeting held on 07th September, 2017.
The Committee was briefed about “Katchi Abadis” on Railway land. The Committee was also briefed on encroached land of Pakistan Railways in Kasur district and its regularization. The Committee discussed the matter in detail and directed the Ministry to provide it with detail of the board constituted by the Ministry to look into the matter of Katchi Abadis.
The Committee decided to appoint a Sub-Committee under the convenership of Ramesh Lal, MNA to examine the issue of encroachment on Pakistan Railways’ land.
Members/MNAs Sardar Muhamad Irfan Dogar, Rasheed Ahmed Khan, Ms. Phyllis Azeem, Dr Nisar Ahmad Jatt, Engr. Hamid-ul-Haq Khalil, Amjad Ali Khan, Sajid Ahmed and Ms. Naseema Hafeez Panezai attended the meeting besides senior officers from the Ministry of Railways along with their staff.