After a six-storey building collapsed in Sindh’s capital Karachi, the Karachi Police department has been ordered by the authorities to prepare a list of the dangerous and dilapidated buildings in the city.
Ghulam Nabi Memon—an Additional Inspector General (IG), through an official order to the DIGs and SSPs, has directed them to prepare a list of the dilapidated structures in their concerned areas.
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As per the details, the DSPs and SHOs in Karachi have also been issued the orders over the matter.
The Additional IG has issued orders to the Karachi police officers that the prepared list of the dangerous structures should also be dispatched to the deputy commissioners (DCs) of the concerned districts.
According to the orders, the prepared list should also be provided to the concerned departments and the security branch of the office.
It is pertinent to mention here that a six-storey building collapsed at Ranchore Lane in Karachi. The details said that the building was built after getting construction permit for ground plus one floor.
The builder had constructed the six-storey residential building by violating the laws of the Sindh Building Control Authority (SCBA).