[dropcap]C[/dropcap]ulture Department of Sindh Government serves legal notice to Khana Badosh Cafe tenant Salma Begum Laghari Balouch Alias Amar Sindhu. The Notice advised for Payment of dues and evacuation from the place within seven days.
Advocate Noor Muhammad on behalf of The Director Sindh Provincial Museum on Wednesday send legal notice to the said tenant on her office address at Sindh University Jamshoro and home address in Mirpurkhas.
It was stated in a legal Notice that, the rent agreement was executed by the said tenant with Muhammad Ayub the then director of Sindh museum Hyderabad on 15th February 2015 in which twenty thousand monthly rent was agreed by the tenant which she had to pay before 10th of every month.
Moreover it was alleged in a Notice that the rent agreement expired in January 2016 but despite of numerous demand notices as well as oral instructions by the Director Sindh Museum Hyderabad for the payment of dues and leaving from the place tenant has not implemented on any instructions of the department and also violated the conditions of agreement .
The tenant has also violated the conditions of agreement by extending the limits and occupying “Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Children Park”, it was also alleged that the occupant misued the public place by converting it from Café/ Canteen to Marriage Hall and have earned money through charging booking fee from citizens, it added.
The Notice further said that, the total amount of 4,289,532 rupees due on the occupant which includes monthly rent, electricity, water and other charges.
Furthermore it was written on the notice, “The Department reserved the right to sue against you (tenant) for arrears of Rs. 4,289,532 due against you up to June, 2019”.
At last of the notice it warned that , In case of non payment of dues and failing of evacuation from the place , department would initiate legal proceeding before the competent court of law.
Café Khana Badosh located in Qasimabad Hyderabad city, Whereas Different programs also arranged here like cultural, social ,political and literary. Every year shaikh Ayaz melo also celebrate here to tribute Shaikh Ayaz. However it managed by Amar Sindhu, Irfana Mallah and others.