KARACHI: Anti-Corruption department on Sunday initiated a high-level inquiry into multi-storey building scam allegedly facilitated by Sindh Building Control Authority (SBCA).

As per details, in Gulshan-e-Iqbal’s area of block-11, it has been surfaced that a multi-storey building was constructed by joining three plots under the alleged backing of SBCA.

However, no action has been taken against the illegally constructed building by the SBCA despite the demolition orders.

According to rules, no multi-storey building can be constructed in a residential area while here in Gulshan-e-Iqbal a multi-story building was constructed by joining three plots under the SBCA’s alleged facilitation.

On the other hand, Anti-Corruption department has initiated a probe into the matter and a notice has been issued by Inspector Zahid Mirani of the anti-graft body ordering to SBCA officials to appear before the department and to bring the records on September 16.