RAWALPINDI: The PTI leader Sayed Zulfikar Bukhari also known as Zulfi Bukhari on Friday sent out a Rs1 billion libel notification to Rawalpindi Commissioner Syed Gulzar Hussain Shah over stating his name in Rawalpindi Ring Roadway Project rip-off.
In Might, when the fraud emerged, the Punjab federal government removed six mid-career officers including commissioner as well as replacement commissioner over their alleged participation in producing adjustments in the Ring Roadway positioning.
The rural government purchased a query which validated that changes had actually been made to the real plan of the Rawalpindi Ring Road to benefit some influential characters including Zulfi Bukhari and Aviation Preacher Ghulam Sarwar Khan.
These adjustments had enhanced the price of the job by Rs25 billion.
As the controversy grew, Special Aide to the Prime Minister on Overseas Pakistanis Sayed Zulfiqar Bukhari surrendered from his placement and Aeronautics Preacher Ghulam Sarwar Khan rejected the allegation and also offered to quit national politics if corruption charges against him proved.
On Friday, in a tweet, Zulfi Bukhari specified: “As promised, I will certainly not stand and also watch lies circulate. I’ve formally taken Commissioner Rawalpindi Syed Gulzar Hussain Shah to court for #RingRoadReport where he’ll have to prove:” Why he wrote in the record I ‘boosted’ impact without any evidence”. “Let country as well as courts listen to factors behind the accusation!”
He also shared the defamation notification released by Zulfi’s legal representative Mustafa Aftab A. Sherpao, asking Gulzar Hussain Shah to submit his reply within 14 days; withdraw the statement credited to Zulfi in the record; openly seek apology from him, and likewise provide an answer of the statement attributed to the complainant.
The notice mentioned: “Defamatory declaration made by you in the report against our client have sullied as well as traduced the reputation of our customer. We, for that reason, contact you to forthwith and also in any event within fourteen (14) days of the date of this legal notice: withdraw, recall and also withdraw the claimed defamatory statement (and also any other libelous imputations) made by you in the report.”