31 March

$150m foreign-funded project: Digital mapping of Lahore, other urban centres under way

The Board of Revenue Punjab has, interestingly, dispatched computerized planning of all Punjab metropolitan focuses including Lahore under the unfamiliar subsidized $150 million undertaking called the Cadaster of Punjab

As indicated by sources, the Board of Revenue has dispatched planning of Lahore's computerized map, as a team with the Survey of Pakistan. Under the undertaking, planning of all structures of the commonplace capital would be completed in the primary stage, and numbers would be apportioned to all structures. Alongside the quantity of each building, its territory, worth and subtleties of its proprietors would likewise be digitalised. With the culmination of the venture across Lahore and other metropolitan habitats of Punjab, immoveable properties' Khasra [legal Revenue Department document] number would be annulled.

“Sources said the Punjab bureau had offered endorsement to a land changes law, arranged by the Board of Revenue. Under the law, the workplaces of the private lodging social orders would be pronounced public workplaces, and records of those social orders would be fixed and legitimate move would be made against them which would not go through a review on ordinary premise.”

Senior Member Board of Revenue Babar Hayat Tarar affirmed to this correspondent that Digital Girdawari [periodical investigation to check ownership] had effectively been dispatched in 807 qanungo iyan[lands falling under one recorder office in a district]. He trusted that tax collection would turn out to be simple and powerful with progress in information digitalization. He said the old Girdawari framework had gotten old, and with the execution of the Digital Girdawari, 100% gauge would get conceivable about yearly yield creation. He said it would be useful for banks in the issuance of advances, as they would have a careful record of responsibility for of the candidates.

Babar Hayat Tarar said that a gazetteer of each locale was being distributed at regular intervals. He said that 'Roznamcha Waqiati' [Daily Diary) was being initiated in each town now, and announcing would begin in the Roznamcha in the following not many days.

Babar Tarar said that all offices would be given all vital data including infections routinely after digitalization of the information, and those neglecting to reprimand opportune move would be made. Babar Tarar said that all divisions would be given all fundamental data including sicknesses routinely after digitalization of the information, and those neglecting to reprimand ideal move would be made.

The Board of Revenue senior part said counterfeit cases of terrains would no more work and a revision to the significant was being completed soon. He said the stamp papers merchants have been given shrewd cards, and now stamp papers would be given on while paper. He said a reminder of comprehension (MoU) has likewise been endorsed with the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) for expanding tax assessment in the territory.