thenews.com.pk 22 Sep, 2020 02:30 am

IHC directs Shahzad to apprise PM of violation of citizens’ rights

IHC directs Shahzad to apprise PM of violation of citizens’ rights
ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court on Monday directed Adviser to the Prime Minister on Accountability and Interior Mirza Shahzad Akbar to submit detailed report on increase in crime rate in...

Top Story September 22, 2020 ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday directed Adviser to the Prime Minister on Accountability and Interior Mirza Shahzad Akbar to submit detailed report on increase in crime rate in federal capital and incidents of missing persons within three weeks.The court also directed PM's adviser to apprise the prime minister about poor investigation system of police, miserable condition of district courts and that the rights of citizens are being violated.Adviser to the Prime Minister Shahzad Akbar, Chief Commissioner ICT, Inspector General of Police (IGP) and deputy commissioner also appeared before the court.The chief justice asked Shahzad Akbar to prepare a report within two weeks pertaining to the problems of citizens and share it with the prime minister.

The court directed the adviser to the prime minister to examine the complete record and submit a comprehensive report to the bench within three weeks and adjourned hearing of the case till October 19.During hearing, the CJ asked Shahzad Akbar that if he knew, why he was summoned and remarked that the adviser must have seen IGP's report which discloses horrible revelations.

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