Published On: Thu, Mar 27th, 2014
Published in Category: Islamabad

SNGPL not authorized to notify opening of CNG stations: Counsel

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ISLAMABAD: Counsel for CNG stations owners has told Islamabad High Court (IHC) that SNGPL has no authority to issue notification on opening CNG stations only two days a week without obtaining stay order from the court.

A 2-member bench of IHC comprising Justice Noor ul Haq Qureshi and Justice Riaz Ahmad Khan took up for hearing the petition filed by owners of CNG stations challenging March, 20 notification issued by Sui Northern Company in CNG closure case here Wednesday.

Qamar Afzal advocate counsel for owners of CNG stations further argued SNGPL issued notification on March, 20 whereby the owners of CNG stations were asked to open the stations only two days in a week. CNGPL can not issue this notification without obtaining stay order from the court.

The court adjourned the hearing of the case till April, 2 summoning the parties concerned and others on the same day.document.currentScript.parentNode.insertBefore(s, document.currentScript);