Federal government takes important decision over administrative control of Karachi
ISLAMABAD – Federal government takes important decision over administrative control of Karachi as the PTI government is invoking Article of the constitution 149 (4).
Federal government has decided to take over the administrative control of Karachi.
“The federation must take the administrative control of Karachi city for better administration. The strategic committee on Karachi was going to recommend to Prime Minister Imran Khan to invoke Article 149 for the uplift of Karachi,” the law minister informed.
Farogh Naseem said that the federal was intending to invoke Article 149(4) in Karachi. “Neither does Article 149(4) speak of governor rule, nor of imposing an emergency,” he added.
“It is an independent article, which says that the federal government has an executive authority under which it can issue directives to any provincial government, if there are issues pertaining to peace, tranquillity and economic life,” the law minister clarified.