This Initial Environmental Examination (IEE) Report responds to the requirement of Pakistan Environmental Protection Act, 1997 & the Resettlement Action Plan (RAP) prepared for the resettlement of Project Affected Persons (PAPs) of the Project: Revival of Karachi Circular Railway. The RAP was prepared in response to the EIA conducted and approved earlier.
The RAP required identification of site for relocation of the Project Affected Persons (PAPs). Karachi Urban Transport Corporation (KUTC), the proponent has identified 283 acres land opposite Juma Goth Railway Station & adjacent to urban area of Shah Latif Township in Bin Qasim town. This IEE Report has examined the environmental viability of the land at Juma Goth.
The detail of the Resettlement Policy Framework is discussed in detail in Initial Environmental Examination (IEE) report.