PAT pe­ti­tion ad­mit­ted for reg­u­lar hear­ing

In­ves­ti­ga­tion starts against 21 ac­cused af­ter FIR

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LA­HORE: La­hore High Court (LHC) has ad­mit­ted for reg­u­lar hear­ing a pe­ti­tion filed by Pak­istan Awami Tehreek (PAT) seek­ing dis­so­lu­tion of na­tional and pro­vin­cial as­sem­blies.

The court has is­sued no­tices to fed­er­a­tion, govern­ment of Punjab and At­tor­ney Gen­eral and sought re­ply from them till Septem­ber 19.

It has been prayed in the pe­ti­tion that mem­bers of Na­tional Assem­bly (NA) and Pro­vin­cial As­sem­blies (PAs) don't ful­fil the re­quire­ment laid down in ar­ti­cle 62 and 63 of the con­sti­tu­tion, there­fore, all the as­sem- blies be dis­solved.

The pe­ti­tioner cited to the state­ment of for­mer Punjab law min­is­ter Rana Sanaullah wherein he had stated that mem­bers of as­sem­blies re­ceive com­mis­sion in con­nec­tion with de­vel­op­ment works and it proves that

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