Court issues interim order in PTCL land occupation case

Karachi: Sind High Court SHC issued an interim order in favour of Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited PTCL regarding the illegal occupation of the company’s land in Malir Halt, Karachi, says a release.

After hearing the case, the court agreed to PTCL’s submission and directed its Nazir to inspect the property and prepare a detailed report. The SHC also directed the SHO Airport Police Station to lodge FIR and strictly proceed according to the law as well as take all steps necessary to implement the orders of the Court.

The release said on Sunday some armed men illegally entered the said PTCL property, displaced the security guards of the company and started illegal constriction. PTCL lodged a written complaint against the illegal encroachers in Airport Police Station but no action was taken by the concerned authorities.