SHC moved against recent hike in Petroleum prices
KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) today sought a reply from the Petroleum Ministry and other concerned authorities over recent hikes in the price of petroleum products.
The court issued such directions during the hearing of a plea against the recent hike in the petroleum prices.
The federal government, petroleum ministry, and other concerned authorities have been asked to ensure submission of their reply into the matter latest by May 16.
The court while observing that a notice that was served a month ago remained unanswered, asked the additional attorney general to submit a response in the next hearing.
Yesterday, a noisy scene witnessed in the Senate session, when an opposition senator criticized the government over a recent hike in POL prices.