1,486 residential units being used as guesthouses

ISLAMABAD  – Expensive residential houses in posh sectors of the capital are being used for trade purposes and guesthouses. According to details 1486 residential building and well furnished constructed building have been changed into guesthouses and they are being used for immoral activities. Scores of guesthouses are situated in F-6, F-7, F-8, F-10, F-11, G-6, G-8, G-9, G-10, G-11, I-8, I-9.

, and I-10 and have become breeding grounds of immoral activities.

According to police source in the jurisdiction of three police station at least 800 hundred guesthouses are working and police are well aware of each activity held in these guesthouses. They raid only those guesthouses that are newly establish and after that they never look back.

According to sources, CDA Building Control Cell is responsible for this illegal business, as its inspectors know each area well and they are well aware of houses, which are being used for business activities, but they keep a blind eye with the liaison of the business owners.Source: http://www.nation.com.pk/pakistan-news-newspaper-daily-english-online/islamabad/26-Sep-2012/1-486-residential-units-being-used-as-guesthouses