Residential Problem of traders should be solved on priority basis: Bakhtawari
Islamabad, November 28, 2012 (PPI-OT): Mian Muhammad Aslam, Former MNA and Vice President of Jamat-e-Islamai Punjab visited Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) for addressing business community of Federal Capital. Mr.Zubair Farooq Khan, Deputy Chief of Jama’at-i-Islami, Islamabad was also present on the occasion.
Speaking on the occasion, Zafar Bakhtawari, President ICCI lauded the dynamic role of Mian Muhammad Aslam for social welfare of the common people. He also informed the Former MNA about various problems faced by business community.
ICCI President highlighted the problem of balanced rent control because non-existence of a balanced rent law in the federal capital was the main cause of rising rent disputes between tenants and landlords.
Mr.Bakhtawari demanded that the representation of traders in the CDA board of directors is essential that help in creating a bridge between the citizens and the local administration to understand the rapidly increasing problems of the city and giving their input in the policy making and decision-making process of mega projects.
He said that the traders of the Federal Capital were facing severe housing problems and demanded that small plots or flats should be allocated to these traders as they played vital role for the development of Islamabad. He also proposed that the CDA should also consider a separate housing society for the traders.
Mian Muhammad Aslam, Former MNA and Vice President of Jamat-e-Islami Punjab said that he would provide his full support in execution of balanced rent control act. He asked President of ICCI to make a proposal regarding all concerned issues and assured his support for solving these problems of business community on priority basis.
Mr.Munawar Mughal, former President ICCI thanked Mian Muhammad Aslam and Mr.Zubair Farooq Khan for visiting ICCI and was of the view that political leaders were not fulfilling their colossal promises after winning elections. He stressed all political parties to demonstrate their responsibility and uphold the decent democratic values and norms in their ranks for prosperity of our country.
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