SC extends stay on mobile court by two weeks

Dhaka,  Thu,  24 August 2017
Published : 18 Jul 2017, 15:46:17

SC extends stay on mobile court by two weeks

SC extends stay on mobile court by two weeks
The Supreme Court on Tuesday extended for two more weeks the stay of the High Court order that declared illegal running mobile courts by executive magistrates.

The Appellate Division of the apex court stayed the verdict that declared unconstitutional the rules under which the executive magistrates run mobile courts.

A six-member bench led by Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha passed the order after hearing in the government appeal for staying the HC verdict.

Attorney general Mahbubey Alam sought two weeks for his preparation.

Earlier, on May 11, the High Court declared illegal of the operation of mobile court by the executive magistrate and later on May 14 after hearing on a government appeal the chamber judge stayed until may 18.

Later on May 21, the SC adjourned the verdict of the High Court till July 2.

On July 4, the SC extended by two weeks its earlier order staying the High Court verdict, reports UNB.
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