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The Sindh High Court (SHC) directed on Thursday the authorities concerned to verify implementation of the Supreme Court order regarding the elimination of all billboards and hoardings from public buildings and properties all through the metropolis.

According to the small print, a two-judge SHC bench disposed of a writ petition trying to find the elimination of billboards.

The courtroom instructed the civic authorities to take down billboards from public properties as per the apex courtroom’s directives.

It moreover directed the cantonment boards and private firms to implement the SC order.

The petitioner, all through the proceedings, stated sooner than the courtroom that there are many places the place billboards are nonetheless put in in violation of the Supreme Court order and requested the courtroom to order the authorities to remove them.


It have to be well-known that on August 10, the Supreme Court of Pakistan has ordered the elimination of each form of billboards from in Karachi.

The Supreme Court had taken uncover of the accidents of residents attributable to falling billboards in Karachi. Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Gulzar Ahmed heard the case. The listening to comes days after a video clip went viral displaying two motorcyclists hit and injured by a billboard all through heavy rainfall inside the metropolis. During the proceedings, SSP South appeared inside the courtroom.

In a dialog with Commissioner Karachi, the revered resolve talked about that billboards have been mounted everywhere in his metropolis which might be inflicting accidents and taking treasured lives. 

The commissioner talked about people have been exploiting public properties inside the metropolis and claimed there is a mafia behind all this.

The bench directed Shalwani to take movement in direction of all these behind the arrange of billboards in violation of authorized tips.

Chief Justice Gulzar talked about it is as a lot because the federal authorities to verify the implementation of developing plans and lamented that there is no such thing as a such factor as such issue as authorities and laws inside the province.


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