SC TO HEAR PLEA AGAINST KULSOOM
Islamabad: The Supreme Court has admitted for hearing a petition against a Lahore High Court decision to dismiss applications challenging the candidature of PML-N candidate Kulsoom Nawaz for the NA-120 by-election, reported the Dawn.
The top court will hear the petition on September 18, a day after the NA-120 by-poll is scheduled to be held.
The PPP nominee for the NA-120 bypoll, Faisal Mir, had challenged the LHC verdict in the apex court on Friday. According to a cause list issued by the court, a three-member bench headed by Justice Gulzar Ahmed will hear his application.