ISLAMABAD: Electoral Commission of Pakistan (ECP) adjourns hearing of link to disqualification against 25 rebel MPAs of PTI in Punjab Assembly for on Monday and instructed Imran Khan to submit his response to the responses provided by the alienated party deputies, reports ARY NEWS.
During the hearing, Chief Electoral Commissioner (CEC) Sikandar Sultan Raja asked if the signed copy was of Imran Khan’s response to the PTI MPA responses and affidavits was presented.
For this PTI counsel assured him that it would be presented today.
Earlier in the PTI hearing counsel Faisal Chaudhry concluded his arguments over disqualification of PTI-MPA-who voted in service of Hamza Shehbaz – after the latter submitted their responses to the commission.
Chaudhry said that the MPA rebels were present at the fake elections. of Main minister in private hotel and were issued show-cause notifications on 07 April.
“They didn’t even refuse to vote for opposition candidate and deliberately damaged the reputation of in partyhe said and added that even religion does not allow such betrayal and those who those who have amended the Constitution do not deserve any sympathy.
It is pertinent to mention here that the Speaker of the Punjab Assembly, Pervez Elahi, sent a recommendation against dissident Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) MPA to Electoral Commission of Pakistan (ECP), seeks life ban for violation party discipline.
head whip PTI, on on behalf of of former prime minister Imran Khan, presented over a reference to Punjab Assembly Speaker Chaudhry Pervez Elahi. Notice of disqualification against PTI members were relocated under Article 63 of Constitution.