Special Assistant to Prime Minister Imran Khan on Accountability Shahzad Akbar came head-to-head with Federal Minister for Privatization Muhammad Mian Soomro over the proprietorship of land on Tuesday.
According to details, Shahzad Akbar and Muhammad Mian Soomro’s relatives have claimed a stake on a piece of land in the area of a town called Mandra in Gujjar Khan.
Both sides assert that the plot belongs to them and both show power by using the state’s resources in favor.
Brother of Special Assistant to PM Imran Khan on Accountability Shahzad Akbar has claimed that he has legal claims to the land after winning a court case for ownership and possession.
The land was contested among Murad Akbar and nephew of Muhammad Mian Soomro; it has been revealed that Soomro’s nephew has been sending government number plated cars to the site to claim his supremacy.
The ongoing land dispute between relatives of 2 cabinet members resulted in the transfer of three officers of the revenue department and police.
The civil servants include former Rawalpindi Deputy Commissioner Sardar Saifullah Khan Dogar and Ex-Additional Deputy Commissioner for revenue Rizwan Qadeer.
Saifullah was transferred on January 20 and replaced with Capt. (Retd) Muhammad Anwar-ul-Haq, while Rizwan Qadeer was transferred two days earlier. An assistant superintendent of police (ASP) in Gujjar Khan has also been transferred due to the dispute.