IHC Extends Stay Order Against Land Acquisition
Umer Jamshaid 1 month ago Mon 21st June 2021 | 02:30 PM
ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 21st Jun, 2021 ) :The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday extended its stay order against acquiring of land from residents of Sihala for Defence Housing Authority (DHA).
Chief Justice Athar Minallah heard the case regarding the above matter. The court remarked that only the Federal Government Housing Authority (FGHA) and CDA could acquire the land in light of the directives of Supreme Court.
It may be mentioned here that two widows had challenged the notification regarding acquiring of land by the DHA. The land acquisition collector had issued the notification for acquiring of 188 kanal land on Sihala for DHA. The court had suspended the notification and sought comments from the respondents.