Islamabad High Court has declared construction of Navy Sailing Club on the shores of Rawal Lake illegal.
Chief Justice Athar Minallah, while delivering a safe verdict on the petition of the citizen, also ordered to demolish the Navy Sailing Club within three weeks and directed to submit an implementation report.
The High Court ruled that the Navy did not have the authority to engage in any real estate project, nor did the CDA have the authority to issue NOCs to naval farms.
The Islamabad High Court also ordered criminal and misconduct proceedings against former naval chief Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi and other officials.
The court ruled that the military has important status, the mandate of which is stated in the constitution. Former Pakistan Naval Chief Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi inaugurated the illegal building. By violating their constitution, misconduct and criminal action are ordered against those involved in illegal building.