Cantonment Board Malir Basic DETAILS

Birth

1941

Area

17346.167 Acres

Population

139052 (Census 2017)

Classification

Class-III

Boundary Pillars

51

NATURE

Cantonment Board is a Municipal/Local Governance body responsible for civic functions in its area of jurisdiction

PURPOSE

The main task of Cantonment Board is to provide civic amenities to the “Civil” residents in lieu of taxes, fees & charges

FUNCTION

  • Maintaining & developing the value of property vested in, or entrusted to the management of the Cantt Board.
  • Establishing and maintaining public hospitals, dispensaries & providing medical relief
  • Establishing and maintaining a system of public education
  • Construction and maintenance of streets, roads, culverts, public buildings, markets, public parks, water sources, drainage & sewerage and other works of public utility.
  • Town Development
  • Building sanction & control

FINANCE SOURCE

Being a municipal/local body, CBM functions on self-finance basis. It has to generate its own resources to discharge its duties and functions for the purpose of which, it has the power to levy various taxes, fees and charges etc.