LHC annuls appointment of ADBP president
RAWALPINDI: Justice Asad Munir of Lahore High Court Rawalpindi (Bench) has declared the appointment of President Agriculture Development Bank of Pakistan (ADBP) as null and void due to his political affiliation, non experience of banking sector and above all for having inadequate educational qualification.
General Secretary Agriculture Development Bank of Pakistan Employees Workers Union Iqbal Khattak has pleaded before the court through counsel Qazi Naeem Iqbal that Agriculture Development Bank of Pakistan President Zaka Ashraf should be disqualified as he is the member of Central Executive Committee of the ruling PPP, and a capitalist.
He has no prior experience of banking sector, has no proper educational back ground.
After the completion of arguments of counsels of both sides Justice Asad Munir had reserved the judgment.
The learned judge in a short judgment issued here declared the appointment of Zaka Ashraf as null and void. -PB News