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Case Number: Writ Petition No. 10934 of 2011
Date of filing: 2011/12/20
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Petitioners

Md. Abdul Jabbar

Respondents

1.Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs
2.Inspector General of Police
3.Metropolitan Police  Commissioner
4.Deputy Commissioner, Dhaka
5.Deputy Commissioner In Charge)
6.Deputy Director (Land and Property Management)

Facts

The petitioner and other residents of the Biddut Colony Basti suddenly came to know that the Government had reportedly taken step for eviction of the poor basti people by demolishing their house without any notice.

Rule/Order/Judgment
Date: 21/12/2011


Details

No rule was called for. The High Court directed the Petitioner to vacate the project area along with all other inhabitants of the slum (basti) by 31.01.2012, so that the project can be completed and handed over within a reasonable time.

Justices

Mr. Justice Mirza Hussain Haider

Mr. Justice Md. Mozibur Rahman Miah



Database Last Updated on: 2017-02-12 15:26:45
Area of law
Livelihood,
Property,
Shelter,
Movement
Keywords
Slum Eviction
Relevant statute

Constitution, Articles 15, 19, 32, 102





Case Number: Writ Petition No. 10934 of 2011
Date of filing: 2011/12/20

Petitioners

Md. Abdul Jabbar

Respondents

1.Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs
2.Inspector General of Police
3.Metropolitan Police  Commissioner
4.Deputy Commissioner, Dhaka
5.Deputy Commissioner In Charge)
6.Deputy Director (Land and Property Management)

Facts

The petitioner and other residents of the Biddut Colony Basti suddenly came to know that the Government had reportedly taken step for eviction of the poor basti people by demolishing their house without any notice.


Rule/Order/Judgment
Date: 21/12/2011:
Details

No rule was called for. The High Court directed the Petitioner to vacate the project area along with all other inhabitants of the slum (basti) by 31.01.2012, so that the project can be completed and handed over within a reasonable time.

Justices

Mr. Justice Mirza Hussain Haider,  
Mr. Justice Md. Mozibur Rahman Miah



Reference

Area of law
Livelihood,  Property,  Shelter,  Movement

Keywords
Slum Eviction

Relevant statute

Constitution, Articles 15, 19, 32, 102


Related Proceedings
Database Last Updated on: 2017-02-12 15:26:45
Full Judgment Link: http://bdpil.org/assets/uploads/pdf/478fa-writ-petition-no-10934-of-2011.pdf