Khanewal: Deputy Commissioner (DC) Ashfaq Chaudhry has tasked the revenue officials with identifying benami properties in the district, a news source reported. He directed the officials concerned to hold individuals accountable for acquiring properties through illegal means.
During the meeting held in this regard, the DC directed the Assistant Commissioners (AC) of different tehsils to perform the task. These included Khanewal, Mianchannu, Jahanian, and Kabirwala. He added that the revenue officials should actively participate in identifying the benami properties as per the newly introduced Benami Property Act.
ACs Zain ul Aabideen, Rameez Zafar, and Zeeshan Nadeem, along with the in-charges and tehsildars of the land record centres, attended the meeting. The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) official Madiha Batool, Additional Deputy Commissioner General (ADCG) Muhammad Akhtar Mandhera, and Additional Deputy Commissioner Revenue (ADCR) Arif Zia also participated in the meeting.