The Sindh High Court restrained the provincial government from canceling the school desk purchase contract
KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) has restrained the provincial government from canceling the school desk purchase contract till October 14.
The matter of purchase of school furniture reached the court. The Sindh High Court restrained the Sindh government from canceling the contract for the purchase of desks. According to the public prosecutor, the court had issued notices to the Sindh government, Central Public Committee and Supra which they have received.
The four companies that won the desk manufacturing contract had filed a petition against the cancellation of the contract. The petitioners are of the view that the Sindh government awarded the contract for the construction of the school desk at a low bid.
The construction of desks is in full swing as per the contract. Thousands of desks have been set up. If the contract is canceled, crores of rupees will be lost.
The court has ordered the Sindh government not to cancel the contract till October 14.