IHC declares appointment of chairman PTV Arshad Khan null and void
ISLAMABAD: Islamabad High Court (IHC) has declared appointment of chairman PTV Arshid Khan as null and void.
The court has also declared appointment of independent directors in PTV Board of Directors illegal.
Judge Mohsin Akhtar Kayani announced reserved judgement in the case of illegal appointments in PTV Thursday.
The court declared the appointment of Chief News and Current Affairs Qatrina Hussain in order.
The court in its decision ordered federal government should make appointments as per law. The Board of Directors decisions will have legal protection.
The court while declaring the appointment of MD PTV Amir Manzoor legal ordered PTV Board of Directors orders will remain in field.
The court declared appointment of Qatrina Hussain chief news current affairs and Khawar Azhar in order.
The court also ordered not to appoint Arshid Khan on any post in future.