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Case Number: Writ Petition No. 7102 of 2012
Date of filing: 2012/06/07
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Petitioners

Mr. Md. Abdur Rashid, General Secretary, Satata Bastahara Bahumukhi Samabaya, Dhaka

Respondents

1. Secretary, Ministry of Land
2. Secretary, Ministry of Land
3. Secretary, Ministry of Public Works
4. Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs
5. IGP, Dhaka
6. Chairman, National Housing Authority
7. Deputy Commissioner, Dhaka
8. Sub-Divisional Engineer, Mirpur Housing Division – 2
9. Deputy Director, Land and Property Management, National Housing Authority

Facts

The petitioner challenged the office Memo No. jagrik/bhusobya/note-file/ 2011/15340 dated 29.12.2011 issued by the Deputy Director Land and Property Management refusing to allot a plot for rehabilitation of the slum dwellers according to the judgment dated 15.11.2007 in Writ Petition No. 5915 of 2005 with a prayer for the enforcement of the said judgment and not to evict the slum dwellers from Gudaraghat basti.

Rule/Order/Judgment
Date: 21/06/2012


Details

The High Court issued a Rule Nisi calling upon the respondents to show cause as to why the office Memo bearing No jagrik/bhusobya/note-file/2011/15340 dated 29.12.2011 issued by the Deputy Director Land and Property Management refusing to allot the plot for rehabilitation of the slum dwellers according to judgment dated 15.11.2007 in writ petition no. 5915 of 2005 should not be declared illegal and without lawful authority, being contrary to right to life as mandated by Article 32 of the Constitution and why failing to enforce the judgment dated 15.11.2007 should not be declared illegal and without lawful authority.

Justices

Mr. Justice Farid Ahmed

Mr. Justice Jafar Ahmed



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Area of law
Equality,
Livelihood,
Property,
Shelter,
Movement,
Discrimination
Keywords
Slum Eviction
Relevant statute

Constitution, Articles 27, 31, 32;
International Covenant on Social Economic and Cultural Rights (ICSECR), 1966





Case Number: Writ Petition No. 7102 of 2012
Date of filing: 2012/06/07

Petitioners

Mr. Md. Abdur Rashid, General Secretary, Satata Bastahara Bahumukhi Samabaya, Dhaka

Respondents

1. Secretary, Ministry of Land
2. Secretary, Ministry of Land
3. Secretary, Ministry of Public Works
4. Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs
5. IGP, Dhaka
6. Chairman, National Housing Authority
7. Deputy Commissioner, Dhaka
8. Sub-Divisional Engineer, Mirpur Housing Division – 2
9. Deputy Director, Land and Property Management, National Housing Authority

Facts

The petitioner challenged the office Memo No. jagrik/bhusobya/note-file/ 2011/15340 dated 29.12.2011 issued by the Deputy Director Land and Property Management refusing to allot a plot for rehabilitation of the slum dwellers according to the judgment dated 15.11.2007 in Writ Petition No. 5915 of 2005 with a prayer for the enforcement of the said judgment and not to evict the slum dwellers from Gudaraghat basti.


Rule/Order/Judgment
Date: 21/06/2012:
Details

The High Court issued a Rule Nisi calling upon the respondents to show cause as to why the office Memo bearing No jagrik/bhusobya/note-file/2011/15340 dated 29.12.2011 issued by the Deputy Director Land and Property Management refusing to allot the plot for rehabilitation of the slum dwellers according to judgment dated 15.11.2007 in writ petition no. 5915 of 2005 should not be declared illegal and without lawful authority, being contrary to right to life as mandated by Article 32 of the Constitution and why failing to enforce the judgment dated 15.11.2007 should not be declared illegal and without lawful authority.

Justices

Mr. Justice Farid Ahmed,  
Mr. Justice Jafar Ahmed



Reference

Area of law
Equality,  Livelihood,  Property,  Shelter,  Movement,  Discrimination

Keywords
Slum Eviction

Relevant statute

Constitution, Articles 27, 31, 32;
International Covenant on Social Economic and Cultural Rights (ICSECR), 1966


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