ISLAMABAD: The Political Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Monday approved a PTI request looking for very early hearing of its plea for disqualification of senator-elect Yousuf Raza Gilani and also repaired the instance for Tuesday (today).
The decision came hrs after PTI legislators Farrukh Habib, Maleeka Bokhari and Kanwal Shauzab in their petition asked the ECP not to issue an alert of Mr Gilani’s victory in the lately held Us senate surveys and looked for very early hearing of the situation which was earlier set up for March 11– a day before the political election for the desirable port of Senate chairman.
” The issue is incredibly essential as a senator chosen with corrupt techniques is currently desiring end up being the chairman of Senate,” the petition said.
” It refers utmost relevance, which will have far-ranging effects,” it read.
Request has been filed by lawmakers Farrukh Habib, Maleeka Bokhari as well as Kanwal Shauzab
” The election of Yousuf Raza Gilani has actually been a rare case in the nationwide political history,” the plea better said. “Hopefully, the election commission will listen to the issue quickly, as it heard the problem related to by-election in NA-75, Daska.”
The PTI legislators had on Saturday submitted an application in the Political election Payment of Pakistan, asking it not to issue the notice regarding Mr Gilani’s victory in the Senate election.
The application filed on the basis of a dripped audio clip of Sindh Minister Nasir Hussain Shah supposedly negotiating with 4 PTI lawmakers for their votes in Us senate political elections and also a video clip of Mr Gilani’s son Ali Haider in which he is showing some PTI MNAs strategies just how to lose their ballots.
“The issuance of the notification need to be stopped till the action on the video detraction is completed,” the petition stated.
“Ali Haider Gilani kept rewarding participants of the National Assembly,” the petitioners claimed. They additionally declared that PML-N vice president Maryam Nawaz, in her speeches, made pledges of offering legislators PML-N ticket in the next basic political elections if they elected Mr Gilani in the Senate polls.
In the video that went viral on social media sites, Ali Haider Gilani is presumably instructing PTI legislators exactly how to waste their ballots.
Ali Haider Gilani admitted to his conversation with the PTI legislators, however claimed he was simply reacting to their question as to what to do if the ballots were made deducible by a barcode. He, however, claimed he had made no attempt to ‘acquire’ votes.
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Yousuf Raza Gilani safeguarded his child, saying they were seeking ballots from all MNAs as they created the electoral college for the Us senate political elections. He claimed he had also contacted Prime Minister Imran Khan in this connection.
Mr Gilani has actually been chosen as the PDM’s candidate for the office of Us senate chairman versus sitting Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani, who has actually been fielded by the PTI.