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Yusuf Goth Road Extension

What is affected
Housing Social/public
Housing private
Land Social/public
Land Private
sanitation, transport, waste management, health services, etc.
Type of violation Forced eviction
Demolition/destruction
Dispossession/confiscation
Date 01 February 2006
Region A [ Asia ]
Country Pakistan
Location Yousuf Goth, New Karachi; Shaheed-e-Millat Colony Korangi Sector 3.5

Affected persons

Total 2250
Men 0
Women 0
Children 0
Proposed solution

Stop eviction. Authorities provide reparation for those dispossessed, injured and killed.

Details GLOBAL SURVEY 2003-2006.pdf
Development
Forced eviction
Costs
Demolition/destruction
Land losses

- Land area (square meters)

- Total value
Housing losses
- Number of homes 450
- Total value

Duty holder(s) /responsible party(ies)

State
Sindh Katchi Abadi Authority
Brief narrative

Source: Urban Resource Centrernhttp://www.urckarachi.org/Eviction%20Watch%20Report%20Jan-June%202006.htmrnrn· 150 houses were demolished on the instruction of Town Nazim (Mayor) in Yousuf Goth New Karachi on 9 March 2006. As many as 300 other houses were also demolished in various other parts of New Karachi Town on the eve of a road extension program. The government did not pay any compensation for these demolitions. Most had land titles issued by the Sindh Katchi Abadi Authority. The Town administration demolished over 200 houses in Shaheed-e-Millat Colony Korangi Sector 3 ½ on 10 March 2006. This settlement was also demolished for road extension. No compensation was paid to effected community.

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