Mayor MCI & Chairman, CDA meeting with Islamabad Traders Islamabad: September 19, 2016
In order to fulfill the responsibility and confidence regarding development of the Federal Capital, which has been entrusted upon the local representatives by the Prime Minister of Pakistan, Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad (MCI) and Capital Development Authority (CDA) require the cooperation of all stakeholders particularly that of the trader’s community. These views were expressed by the Mayor of Islamabad and Chairman CDA, Sheikh Anser Aziz during a meeting with a delegation of representatives of traders community here at CDA Headquarters on Monday. The delegation was led by traders’ leader Ajmal Baloch while elected representatives of traders union of different markets and Marakiz and Chairmen, vice chairmen and other elected representatives of different union councils were also present on this occasion. Mayor of Islamabad and Chairman CDA, Sheikh Anser Aziz said that for the first time development of the Capital has been handed over to the elected representative, which is an honour for the elected representatives but it also puts a heavy responsibility on their shoulders regarding planning and development of the city and to serve its residents wholeheartedly. He said that in this regard all the stakeholders will be taken on board so that visible change could be witnessed. He said that for the eradication of encroachments and carrying out development activities in different marakiz and markets, a joint strategy with the collaboration of traders union would be evolved. He said that he will personally visit all markets and marakiz and provision all missing facilities would be ensured. On this occasion, trader’s leader Ajmal Baloch congratulated the Mayor for his new responsibilities and assured him full cooperation of traders’ community.