SC Adjourns NA-110 Election Matter

SC adjourns NA-110 election matter

ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News -6th Sept,2016) : The Supreme Court on Tuesday adjourned hearing of the NA-110 election matter due to an objection by the counsel of Khawaja Asif and directed to fix the case before the three-member bench.

The division bench of the apex court comprising Justice Amir Hani Muslim and Justice Qazi Faez Isa heard the case filed by Usman Dar against Election Tribunal verdict.

During the course of proceedings, Farooq H.

Naek counsel for Khawaja Asif appeared before the bench and stated that according to Rule 11 the two-member bench of apex court cannot hear election petitions. He pleaded the court to fix the case before three-member bench.

The court accepted his appeal and referred the case to Chief Justice to fix the case before three-member bench. It is mention that Usman Dar had challenged Khawaja Asif victory in NA-110 Sialkot.