- CJP irked over failure to current report on anti-encroachment drive
- High decide dismayed over Karachi commissioner’s unpreparedness
- CM Murad Ali Shah arrives at SC Karachi Registry
KARACHI: Supreme Court docket on Tuesday summoned Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in a case pertaining to removing of unlawful encroachments in Karachi.
In the course of the listening to on the SC Karachi Registry, Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Gulzar Ahmed was dismayed over the failure to current report on the anti-encroachment drive within the port metropolis.
The highest decide summoned CM Murad, advocate basic, secretary native authorities and Karachi commissioner.
Addressing the town’s commissioner, the chief justice sought an replace on compliance with the apex court docket’s directives. When Karachi Commissioner Navid Ahmed Shaikh stated he was newly appointed, the highest decide noticed that the official ought to have carried out his homework.
Expressing displeasure over the unpreparedness of the official, CJP Ahmed questioned what they’d know of citizen’s wants. “Lets body prices towards you and ship you to jail as you might be unaware of the problems this metropolis faces?”
The highest decide noticed the case was ongoing for 4 years however there have been no outcomes. “A multi-story constructing is constructed on a one-story constructing allow. Authorities lands are out of your fingers.”
After a quick break, the listening to continued with CM Murad showing earlier than the bench and looking for two-weeks time to submit a report. He was accompanied by Murtaza Wahab and provincial minister for native authorities Nasir Shah.
The court docket has given Sindh chief minister one month to submit a report.