CEC must take notice of election tribunal’s procedure: Khursheed

ISLAMABAD: Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly Khursheed Shah on Wednesday requested freshly appointed CEC Justice (Retd) Sardar Raza Khan to take notice of election tribunal’s procedure. Talking to the media at his chamber in the Parliament House he said the candidate with second highest votes was declared winner after election tribunal forwarded the rigging complaint whereas reelections were suggested on rigging allegations in Punjab. Why was a dual policy maintained by the election tribunal in regard to rigging probe in Punjab and Sindh, he questioned.
Election tribunal Karachi on Saturday announced Ghous Ali Shah of PML-N successful thereby declaring the success of PPP leader Nawab Wasaan null and void.
Syed Ghous Ali Shah filed an electoral petition against the triumph of Nawab Wassan in NA-215, accepting which, election tribunal Karachi reserved its decision after listening to the arguments of both parties’ lawyers. DNA

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