The Capital Development Authority (CDA) demolished encroachments and illegal constructions from the land owned by the Evacuee Trust Property at Buddhist caves in Shah Allah Ditta.The joint operation was conducted by the Enforcement Directorate of the Authority, Islamabad Capital Administration (ICT), Islamabad Police and the other concerned. Revenue and other staff of Evacuee Trust Property were also present on site to mark the encroachments. During the operation carried out on Monday, four (04) illegally constructed hotels adjacent to the Buddhist caves were demolished.Heavy machinery was utilized to demolish the encroachments established on Evacuee Trust land. The site after vacation from illegal occupants was handed over to the Evacuee Trust. Meanwhile, ICT and CDA are jointly carrying out surveys for demarcation of Quaid-e-Azam University land so that university land could be retrieved from the illegal occupants accordingly.Published in Daily Times, January 8th 2019.