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ECP suspends membership of 150 lawmakers over failure to submit the assertion of property

ECP suspends membership of 150 lawmakers
The Election Fee of Pakistan (ECP) has suspended the membership of as many as 150 lawmakers over failure to submit the assertion of their property and liabilities that’s required by the highest electoral physique on the year-end.

The checklist included three senators, 36 members of the Nationwide Meeting, 69 members of the Punjab Meeting, 14 members of the Sindh Meeting, 21 members of the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Meeting and 7 members of the Balochistan Meeting.

Based on ECP, the suspended members embrace three senators from Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) together with Musaddiq Malik, federal ministers together with Fawad Chaudhry, Noorul Haq Qadri, Hammad Azhar, Shafqat Mahmood, Fehmida Mirza and ministers of state together with Farrukh Habib and Shabbir Ali Qureshi.

The ECP has additionally suspended the membership of former prime minister Raja Pervaiz Ashraf, Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah, Dr Amir Liquat Hussain, Firdous Shamim, Ali Gohar Khan, Sadaqat Abbassi, Raja Fayyaz, Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui, Yar Mohammad Rind, Mir Sikandar Ali, Sardar Owais Ahmed Khan Leghari, Samiullah Chaudhry, Salman Naeem and Sabtain Khan Niazi.

The ECP mentioned that lawmakers can’t take part in parliamentary proceedings and their membership will stay suspended till they submit their respective statements.

Virtually yearly, the fee suspends the membership of scores of lawmakers for not submitting the assertion. Final 12 months, the membership of 154 members was suspended by the ECP.