SC suspends two SHOs for submitting wrong details

SC suspends two SHOs for submitting wrong details

ISLAMABAD:The Supreme Court on Tuesday suspended two Station House Officers (SHO) of Islamabad for submitting wrong report into the illegal constructions on the government land in Zone-III of the federal capital.

Those who were suspended include SHO Barakahu Malik Bashir and SHO Bani Gala Zulfiqar.
A three-member bench of the court headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar and comprising Justice Umar Ata Bandial and Justice Ijazul Ahsan heard the suo moto notice case.

During the course of proceedings, counsel for the petitioner informed the court that Capital Development Authority (CDA) had not formulated new laws or regulations for buildings.
He said that CDA had written old again in the report.

Justice Ijaz ul Ahsan remarked that State Minister Tariq Fazal had given undertaking for formulation of laws.
The counsel for CDA informed the court that the civic body's regulations would be formed after Board Meeting.
The counsel for the petitioner said that the CDA had imposed Section 144 in the Zone-III.

The chief justice remarked that the Survey General of Pakistan had submitted a demarcation report of Islamabad.
The court summoned Tariq Fazal Chaudhry to appear in person on the next date of hearing.
Later, hearing of the case was adjourned till first week of April. APP/AFP