ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Expertise Fawad Chaudhry on Wednesday mentioned that the explanations needs to be dug out because the positions of the Election Fee of Pakistan (ECP) together with chief election commissioner (CEC) was switched from judiciary to paperwork, ARY Information reported.
Fawad Chaudhry, in his Twitter message, mentioned EC place historically belongs to the judiciary nevertheless it was switched to paperwork. He was of the view that the shift appears a sign for judiciary failing to take care of its decorum related to the establishment [Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP)].
The minister requested the Supreme Court docket (SC) to look into the matter by scrutinising the info behind the developments.
EC positions historically belong to Judiciary have gone to Bureaucrats, why? As a result of their appears to be a consensus in Pak that Judiciary is no longer sustaining decorum’s Related to this establishment, that is for SC to look inwards and analyse whats going flawed? https://t.co/Fi7tBKRu8u
— Ch Fawad Hussain (@fawadchaudhry) January 22, 2020
Earlier on Tuesday, the parliamentary committee comprising representatives from the federal government and opposition had authorized title of Sikandar Sultan Raja as the brand new Chief Election Commissioner (CEC).
The consensus was made throughout a gathering of the committee headed by Federal Minister for Human Rights Shireen Mazari in Islamabad.
The title of Sikandar Sultan Raja was forwarded by the federal authorities.
The members had additionally finalized names forwarded by the opposition together with Nisar Durrani from Sindh and Shah Muhammad Jatoi from Balochistan as members of the fee.