ECP restores membership of 36 more MPs


The Election Commission of Pakistan on Wednesday restored the membership of 36 more lawmakers after the submission of assets’ details. The restored senators include Senator Zarqa, Senator Taj Haider and Senator Fida Muhammad Khan.

The ECP has also reinstated the membership of three lawmakers of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly as well. Earlier, the Election Commission of Pakistan suspended the membership of as many as 271 lawmakers over their failure to submit details of their assets and liabilities.

The parliamentarians suspended by the ECP include 136 members of the National Assembly, 21 from the Senate, 54 from the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly, 48 from the Sindh Assembly and 12 from the Balochistan Assembly.