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Remove illegal establishments from Hatirjheel: HC

Staff Reporter |
Inserted: 18:27, Monday 10 September 2018 || Updated: 22:04, Tuesday 11 September 2018

Remove illegal establishments from Hatirjheel: HC - National

Dhaka: The High Court on Monday directed the authorities concerned to remove all the establishments beyond the layout plan of Hatirjheel-Begunbari Project within seven days.

An HC bench comprising Justice Md Nazrul Islam Talukder and Justice K M Hafijul Alam, came up with the order after hearing a writ filed in the form of public interest litigation.

Advocate Manzil Morshed stood for the writ petitioner while deputy attorney general AmitTalukder stood for the state.

The court also asked the defendant to submit a progress report on the court order within two weeks.

Besides, the HC issued a rule asking the authorities concerned to explain why directives should not be given to stop construction of structures beyond the layout plan of the project and protect the project as per the design.

Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha(Rajuk), Dhaka Metropolitan Police Commissioner, officer-in-charge of Hatirjheel thana and the project director have been made respondents to the rule.

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