Contempt notice issued to Commissioner RTO Corporate Sector, Zone 1 Sahara Welfare Association moves SHC
KARACHI: An appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Muhammad Shafi Siddiqui and Justice Mahmood A Khan on Wednesday ordered issuance of notices to Asima Aftab, Commissioner, RTO, Corporate Sector, Zone I , Karachi in a contempt of court application filed by the Sahara Welfare Association.
The applicant/petitioner maintains that SHC bench on 6-3-2019 and 17-4-2019 has asked the alleged contemnor to restore the exemption allowed to the NGO which cares for elderly people lodged at its Old Homes. As the orders were not complied, the NGO moved the application for contempt through their counsel Ms Dil Khurram Shaheen advocate. The bench after going through the contents of the contempt application ordered issuance of notice to the alleged contemnor for a date to be fixed in the first week of August.