PTI challenges Senate chairman, deputy's election in IHC

PTI challenges Senate chairman, deputy's election in IHC


Registrar Office has raised objections on the petition

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ISLAMABAD (Dunya News) - The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has challenged the upcoming election of the chairman and deputy chairman of Senate in the Islamabad High Court (IHC). 

PTI's five senators have filed the petition in the IHC to halt the election of chairman and deputy chairman of Senate.

The party has requested the court to halt the election till the election on Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s senate seats. 

Registrar Office reservations

The Registrar's Office had raised objections to PTI's filed petition seeking discontinuation in the house of custodians’ election.

The Registrar's Office has remarked that KP’s Senate seat case was under proceeding at Peshawar High Court and moved to the court for reservations on Senate’s seat in KP.

Plea filed in Senate Secretariat 

The PTI has also filed a plea in the Senate Secretariat against the Senate chairman and deputy chairman election.

The petitions were filed by PTI Senators Falak Naz Chitrali, Saif Abroo, Zarqa Taimur, Fozia Arshad, and Saifullah Niazi.

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