Lahore high court rejects the plea of PCB for another stay order on non-payment of property tax after which taxation department sealed the Gaddafi stadium, PCB offices and surrounding restaurants.
PCB is a defaulter of Four crore and 80 lacks, they were dogging taxation department through a stay order from LHC. Revenue department warned Pakistan cricket board many times through proper legal notices but after complete ignorance this issue was again taken to the court.
After the hearing, Honorable court rejects the plea of PCB and orders for the proceeding of taxation department. After which revenue generation department sealed the offices of PCB and Gaddafi stadium. Authority also sealed the surrounding restaurants for non-payment of property tax.
Taxation department has a rigid stance for collection of funds from PCB. As a senior officer said, “This property will remain sealed until the payment of property tax”. From this statement we can judge that now taxation department is dealing the property tax defaulters strictly.