KARACHI: The Sindh High Court has delayed to legislate the punishment for selling gutka till 10th december.
Sindh High Court hearing on petition regarding ban on manufacture and sale of Gutka, Secretary Health and other parties appeared before the court.
During the hearing, the Secretary of Health said that we have forwarded the summary to the law so it could be delayed.
The court ordered the prosecution to continue proceedings against the Gutka sellers and manufacturers and said that a lawsuit should be instituted immediately for the keepers and the seller.
The court has asked all stakeholders to report at the next hearing, giving the Sindh government a delay of December 10 to make the law relating to the sale and buying.