ISLAMABAD: A writ petition has been filed in the Supreme Court of Pakistan against the privatization of Pakistan International Airlines Corporation (PIA) and Pakistan Steel Mills (PSM).
The petitioner Mehmood Akhter Naqvi through his petition prayed the apex court to impose immediate ban on the privatization of PSM and PIA schedule to privatize in December 2015 and 2016 respectively.
In the petition, it was expressed concern of corruption in the privatization of both institutions. Almost 23 persons including PM, Ministry of privatization commission, Ministry of Production have been made party in the writ petition.