Altaf Hamid Rao;
MIRPUR, (Parliament Times) : Azad Jammu Kashmir High Court has announced the verdict in famous AJK cooperative banks property case restoring the property – the Kalayal Hotel building in Mirpur city, in favor of its owners – Ch. Haroon Ali and others. A single bench of the AJK HC comprising Justice Chaudhry Muhammad Munir announced the verdict on an appeal titled Walayat Begum and others vs Ch Barkat Ali and others, categorically declared that in the cooperative banks case the building of Kalyal Hotel Mirpur was returned by the government to four of its owners including Ch Haroon Ali and others but not only to one Ch. Barkat Ali, the respondent.
As such the cancellation order of the transaction of the building and plot of Kalyal Hotel building Mirpur from the name of four owners is declared null and void, the learned court order said. Thus the famous oldest cooperative banks property case of Mirpur of the era of 70s has been decided by the learned AJK High Court. The appealant Ch. Haroon, his real brother of Ch Barkat Ali , Cousin ch. Asif ali and his uncle ch sher Ali have been declared owners of the Kalayal Hotel building as the learned AJK HC has ordered in its verdict. Renowned lawyer Aurangzeb Choudhry Advocate Supreme Court of AJK appeared as Counsel on behalf of the appellants Ch. Haroon Ali and others. Eminent lawyers including Sheikh Masood Advocate and Sardar Azam Advocate represented the respondent Ch. Barkat Ali and others in the case.