CDA to build 4,400 housing Units, raise Metropolitan Police.
ISLAMABAD: City managers on Monday took major decisions, including construction of 4,400 low-cost housing units, establishment of Metropolitan Police and getting three roads built through the Ministry of Defence.
The Capital Development Authority (CDA) board held a meeting with Chairman Amer Ali Ahmed in the chair. It decided to construct the apartments in Alipur Farash.
The apartments will be allotted to displaced persons of katchi abadis through the CDA and the beneficiaries of Naya Pakistan Housing and Development Authority through auction.
The board also decided to raise the first ever Metropolitan Police to help citizens and tourists. A board member said the Metropolitan Police will be formed in collaboration with the Islamabad police and will focus on guiding and helping citizens at public places, particularly at parks and other tourist spots.