2009 CLD 710 KARACHI-HIGH-COURT-SINDH
Mst. GHAZALA HASSAN
CITY DISTRICT GOVERNMENT, KARACHI through City Nazim
S.6—Compressed Natural Gas (C.N.G.) (Production and Marketing) Rules, 1992—Karachi Building and Town Planning Regulations, 2002—Constitution of Pakistan (1973), Art.199—Constitutional petition—C.N.G. filling station in residential area, installation of—Petition raising questions of public safety and tranquility vis-a-vis location and use of such stations in Karachi—Non-availing remedy available to petitioner under Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority Ordinance, 2002 and Karachi Building and Town Planning Regulations, 2002—Validity—Petition involved questions of technical expertise—Effect—High Court directed petitioner to approach competent authorities under Oil and Gas Regulatory Ordinance, 2002 and Karachi Building and Town Planning Regulations, 2002 by filing appeal/representation within seven days, who would decide such questions within specified time after keeping in view uniform policy prevailing in country, interest of people in surrounding and keeping in mind precautions and measure to be adopted—High Court further observed that question of limitation would not bar such appeal/representation for involving questions of public safety and tranquility.