High Court rejects writ over tenant info collection
13 March 2016, Nirapad News: The High Court (HC) on Sunday rejected a writ petition, filed challenging the legality of collecting information about house owners and tenants of Dhaka city.
An HC bench comprising Justice Moinul Islam Chowdhury and Justice Iqbal Kabir passed the order after hearing.
Earlier on March 3, Supreme Court lawyer Barrister Jyotirmaya Barua filed the petition.
On February 29, Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) announced that it had been collecting identification information on house owners and tenants since November last year and asked all to provide the information by March 15.