ISLAMABAD: The supreme courtroom, on Friday, summoned Finance Minister Asad Umar, Federal Minister for energy Omar Ayub Khan and the cupboard secretary in a case pertaining to construction of the Nai Gaj Dam.

A two-member bench comprising leader Justice Mian Saqib Nisar and Justice Ijazul Ahsan turned into knowledgeable that a committee were constituted in mild of the apex court’s directives.

The court docket was advised that the committee has forwarded its guidelines to the executive Committee of the countrywide economic Council (Ecnec), and efforts are afoot to schedule an Ecnec assembly earlier than January 17.

watching that arrangements for the dam have been finalised, Justice Nisar lamented that the construction paintings might be delayed because of Ecnec’s deliberations.

“I wanted to wrap up this situation during my tenure, but evidently wish will now continue to be unfulfilled.”

The bench has directed the Centre to put up a entire time table for the dam’s construction, together with a finishing touch date.

Issuing notices to the cupboard secretary and finance and energy ministers, the ultimate court docket adjourned the listening to until January 15.