LDA to make payments to RMT project affectees

Lahore—The Lahore High Court disposing of petitions by Rapid Mass Transit project affectees ordered Land Acquisition Collector, LDA to review the cases of petitioners and payments be made to them as per market price for their properties. The court further restrained LDA from taking control of petitioners’ properties till the settlement of the issue.

Justice Nasir Saeed Sheikh passed the order on various petitions filed by Muhammad Akbar, Mukhtar Ashraf and others. They pleaded the court to issue directions for payment as per market price for their properties.—APPSource: http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=173787