The district Justice of the Peace of Islamabad on Monday positioned a ban on any form of advertisement of housing schemes and societies.

In a notification issued by way of the capital administration, it became stated that the ban turned into imposed because the creators of these housing schemes use advertising as a way to con money out of residents.

“Such societies, trusts, companies invite membership either in excess of the land to be had to them or without having any land at all,” the order study.

in line with the order, such practices bring about “exploitation, fraud, forgery, disputes, offences, law and order issues and massive litigation in courts.”

The order, which is to be immediately enforced, shall continue to be in place for a length of two months.