SAC allows Bilawal to run election campaign in Gilgit-Baltistan

Dunya News

The Supreme Appellate Court suspended the Chief Court's orders till November 12.

ISLAMABAD (Dunya News) - The Supreme Appellate Court Gilgit-Baltistan (SACGB) on Monday allowed Chairman of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto Zardari to continue his campaign for November 15 elections.

SACGB suspended verdict of Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) Chief Court which ordered the expulsion of national, provincial lawmakers and senators from the region, barring them from taking part in the campaign for November 15’s elections.

The Supreme Appellate Court suspended the Chief Court’s orders till November 12 on plea of PPP.

Earlier on November 7, the chief court directed members of Parliament and other public office holders to leave Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) region within 72 hours for violating the election code of conduct.