SC seeks reply over closure of ‘Patwarkhanas’ from centre, provinces

ISLAMABAD, Sep 19 (APP):Supreme Court Thursday issued notices to federal and all four provincial advocate generals and sought replies on review petitions regarding closure of Patwari offices (Patwarkhana) from city areas.

A three-member bench of the apex court, headed by Justice Umar Ata Bandial comprising Justice Faisal Arab and Justice Ijaz Ul Ahsan, heard the review petitions.
During the course of proceedings, the court direct all provincial advocate generals to file a response keeping in mind their provincial law.