PAT petition admitted for regular hearing
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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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