The Lahore High Court (LHC) Thursday sought an explanation from the Punjab government over non-payment of fee to Lahore Development Authority (LDA) for installation of banners across the city. Justice Sheikh Azmat of LHC heard the case filed against the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) for non-payment of fee for installation of banners and hoardings for protest rallies against the federal government in the city. The petitioner Rana Azeem told the court that the PPP, PML-N and PTI have installed thousands of banners and signboards which cost millions of rupees and the fees is still not paid. He said that taking the advantage of power, neither any political party sought permission from the PHA nor paid even a single penny in this regard. Justice Sheikh Azmat Saeed accepted the petition for further hearing and has sought a written explanation from the Punjab government and the Director PHA.