The Supreme Courtroom in an order restricted the sale, switch and allotment of any of the Pakistan Railways lands.
The court docket in a written order after listening to of the case expressed its concern over an alleged plan to promote the railways land in Sindh.
“The bench was knowledgeable that the federal authorities was reportedly planning to promote railway lands in Sindh and a gathering to this impact was held on the Governor Home in Karachi,” the court docket noticed.
The bench famous that the federal government was approaching the court docket for elimination of encroachments on its land, however alternatively it appeared plans are into account to promote the railway land.
The court docket stated that not an inch of the railway land can be allowed to be bought and the apex court docket would strike down any such transfer.
The court docket whereas ordered the federal authorities to submit an in depth report on the prepare crash in Ghotki, noticed that the Pakistan Railways affairs have been in unprofessional palms. The bench requested the federal government to take measures to make sure security of passengers.
The bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Gulzar Ahmed additionally took exception to a press release of Railways Minister after the latest Ghotki prepare accident.
The federal government ought to give pressing consideration to the dilapidated monitor from Khanpur to Ghotki and Sukkur to Karachi.