SC seeks satellite imagery of National Park

SC seeks satellite imagery of National Park

ISLAMABAD (APP): The Supreme Court on Wednesday sought satellite imagery of National Park area to determine its boundary.

The division bench of the apex court headed by Chief Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali heard the case and remarked that with the fixation of boundary jurisdiction of concerned authority would be determined.

He remarked that strict action should be taken against people who damages Margallah hills and National Park.

Justice Tariq pervez remarked that there was no need of fan in Abbotabad in 1968 but due to environmental pollution now ACs were running in the area. He remarked that more than half of the mountains in the area had been crushed.

He remarked that stone crushing was continuous ignoring the court orders and asked what commissioner was doing?

The chief justice remarked that illegal work could not be done without supervision of concerned authorities.

The court also accepted individual applications of crushers for hearing and adjourned hearing of the case till first week of August.