ISLAMABAD: The Election Fee of Pakistan (ECP) will announce its reserved verdict on a petition difficult the appointment of Maryam Nawaz because the vp of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) on August 27.
A 3-member bench of the ECP headed by Chief Election Commissioner Justice (retd) Sardar Raza Khan reserved the decision within the petition after listening to arguments from each the perimeters.
Hassan Maan advocate, the PTI chief Malika Bukhari’s counsel, who challenged Maryam’s appointment, in his arguments mentioned the PML-N chief is convicted from the NAB court docket, how she will be able to maintain a celebration place?
He mentioned suspension from the court docket, doesn’t imply that conviction is eliminated. “Maryam can take the occasion place if the choice on plea is available in her favor, which she had filed within the excessive court docket”, he continued.
Maryam’s counsel, Barrister Zaffarullah mentioned there isn’t any legislation by which appointment of her consumer may very well be challenged.
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Listening to the arguments from each side, the ECP reserved its verdict within the petition, which will likely be pronounced on August 27.
It might be recalled that on Might 6, Pakistan Tehrek-e-Insaf (PTI) had determined to problem Maryam Nawaz’s appointment as vp Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N).
“Maryam Nawaz is convicted from the court docket, how she will be able to maintain a celebration place”, International Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi had mentioned.