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SC permits PTI president Ch Pervaiz Elahi to contest elections

Supreme Court of Pakistan
The Supreme Court docket of Pakistan allowed Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf President Pervaiz Elahi to contest elections on Friday.

Nevertheless, Elahi’s lawyer stated that he’ll solely contest elections for the provincial meeting and won’t run for the Nationwide Meeting.

The courtroom ordered the ECP to allot Elahi an electoral image and embrace his identify on the poll paper.

The SC additionally allowed PTI’s Tahir Sadiq and Umar Aslam to contest elections, ruling that an individual can’t be stopped from contesting elections just because they’re absconders.

Justice Mansoor Ali Shah made the ruling in favour of the 2 PTI leaders by overturning a choice of the Lahore Excessive Court docket.

Through the listening to he requested the Election Fee of Pakistan’s counsel if any provision of the legislation barred an individual who had been absonding or had been declared a proclaimed offender.

The ECP counsel replied that the absconders have been charged with violating the legislation.

Nevertheless, the decide stated that contesting the elections was a basic proper and the courtroom couldn’t take away.

In one other case, PTI candidate Sanam Javed’s case was adjourned as ECP’s lawyer was not obtainable to argue the case.

Nevertheless, PTI candidate Arif Abbasi was denied the chance to contest elections after a bench led by Chief Justice Qazi Faez Isa upheld the choice of the election tribunal.

Justice Isa remarked that the candidate had not obtained bail within the circumstances he had been nominated in and had not answered about his son’s properties in London.