KARACHI: An appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) ordered to tag all petitions including Special Custom Reference Application (SCRA’s), High Court appeals etc pertaining to alleged smuggled or Non Custom Paid (NCP) vehicles for a joint decisive hearing.
The order came during hearing of a SCRA 4983 of 2016 filed by one Adnan. Ms Dil Khurram Shaheen advocate appearing for the petitioner relied on earlier judgment passed by another division bench then headed by Justice Munib Akhtar of SHC who ordered provisional release of the vehicle (Toyota Hiace) van. The counsel prayed for the return of registration book/documents lying in custody of the Nazir of SHC.
The bench in order to decide the dozens of identical matters while putting of further proceedings in the instant case ordered the office to make a list of all identical matters and fix them for a final hearing on Sept 26.