ISLAMABAD: Supreme Court [SC] has remarked that it seems from lack of seriousness on the part of FBR in pursuing the cases that some nomads are running FBR and tax department.
The court further observed “ the concerned authorities have no interest in the cases and their interest lies some where else rather than their job. No improvement has come despite court’s orders.
SC three member bench presided over by Justice Ijaz Afzal took up for hearing suo motu notice case on non pursuing of cases by FBR on Wednesday.
During the course of hearing, Justice Ijaz Afzal Khan remarked” no legal assistance is provided by FBR to any court forum .
Justice Ijaz ul Ahsan remarked that most of the cases pertain to FBR but its counsels are not prepared to give arguments.
Additional Attorney General Rana Waqar said that numbers of cases are increasing day by day while steps are being taken to improve matters.
The court while seeking a reply from attorney general adjourned the hearing after EID holidays.