Chief Justice of Pakistan takes notice of non-payment of price to Sugarcane farmers by Sugar Mills and issues notices to all Sugar Mills to submit report within ten days

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Islamabad, April 10, 2018 (PPI-OT): Hon’ble Chief Justice of Pakistan Mr. Justice Mian Saqib Nisar has taken notice of non-payment of price of Sugarcane to farmers by Sugar mills. The notice was taken on applications of different farmers requesting that they are not being paid price of sugarcane.

Taking notice of the issue Hon’ble Chief Justice of Pakistan has directed all Sugar mills to provide certificate duly endorsed by CEO of the sugar mill within ten days that how much quantity of sugarcane has been purchased from farmers and what price of sugarcane has been made to them. Case has been fixed for hearing on 24.04.2028 at Islamabad.

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