Election Committee of Pakistan on Friday instructed the Pakistani Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) to submit the signed reply and affidavit regarding references to disqualification against its dissident members of the Punjab Assembly.
BUT bench The case was heard by the Chief Commissioner for Elections, Sikandar Sultan Raja.
AT start of hearing, the CEC Raj asked if the copy was signed of affidavit and reply was presented.
The Electoral Commission was assured that the PTI chairman and former prime minister Imran Khan’s testimony will soon be presented.
Earlier, PTI lawyers continued their arguments. PTI Associate Faisal Chaudhry took view that the leader of the Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid Pervez Elahi was nominated as a candidate for Chief ministerslot in parliamentary party the meeting took place on April 1st.
Faisal presented the protocol of parliamentary party meeting in commission. “Elections of Main minister was supposed to take place on April 3, but it was postponed,” is he added.
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meeting of parliamentary party chaired by Imran Khan. also held on April 5 at the Punjab Governor’s House. “The dissidents did not refuse vote in answer is he added. “Fake Elections [for the post of the Punjab chief minister] was held in private hotel in Lahore in in which all dissidents participated. Faisal says, show cause they were notified on April 7th.
On April 6, the deputies of the then opposition, led by PML-N, held session of their own in private hotel with Vice President Maryam Nawaz claims that Hamza Shehbaz was elected as chief Punjab minister since the Punjab Assembly was sealed off with barbed wire and buildingx main the gates were locked.
legality of in session and Hamza’s subsequent victory was unclear as session was held outside Punjab Assembly, and neither Speaker Pervez Elahi nor Deputy Speaker Sardar Dost Muhammad Mazari presided over This is.
During the hearing, Faisal’s lawyer said: “The dissident [PTI] participants intentionally caused harm party. Such betrayal is unacceptable. in Holy Quran and Sunnah. Those who those who violate the Constitution do not deserve leniency.”
Barrister Ali Zafar said: “The Electoral Commission should see what happened outside parliament is a deviation or not.
” public looks up to authority. Don’t let this case cause you technical problems. History will always remember the commission. History has made it possible.
Barrister Zafar said: for re-election if people re-elect you.”
A further hearing was adjourned until 11:30. on Monday.