Tharparkar: SC to hear Tharparkar case today

ISLAMABAD: Supreme Court headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan and three-member-bench will resume its first hearing regarding the deaths of minors in Tharparkar, Aaj News reported

According to the sources, a three-member-bench, headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan on Monday would commence the hearings on the case after Supreme Court took notice of deaths in drought-hit Tharparkar earlier.

The Supreme Court has sought a report from Chief Secretary Sindh to this effect. Chief Justice also mentioned that deaths of minors due to food shortage is an act of violation of Article-9 of the constitution.