ISLAMABAD: Tehreek-e-Insaf approached the Supreme Court against the decisions of the Election Commission and Governor KP to postpone the elections in Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
PTI filed a joint constitutional petition against the election date change in the Supreme Court.
The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party, Speaker of the Punjab Assembly, Sabtain Khan and Speaker of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly, Mushtaq Ghani, have filed a joint constitutional petition in the Supreme Court of Pakistan.
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Other joint petitioners include PTI Secretary Asad Umar, Mian Mehmood-ur-Rashid, and Abdul-ur-Rehman. The petition challenges the decisions of the Election Commission and the Governor of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to postpone the elections in Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
The petition names the Federation, Punjab, KPK, Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs, Ministry of Law, and Cabinet as parties. The petition requests the annulment of the Election Commission’s decision, stating that it deviated from the constitutional mandate and the court’s decision. The PTI is seeking an order for the Election Commission to hold the elections on April 30 as scheduled.