PTI challenges audio leaks commission


IK gets tax notice from excise dept

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan on Monday moved the Supreme Court of Pakistan against formation of a judicial commission by the federal government to probe the varacity of audio leaks which have surfaced in the media in recent times.

In the constitutional petition, the PTI chairman pleaded the apex court to declare the commission null and void. The PTI chief took the plea that no judge could be appointed as a member of the judicial commission without permission of the Chief Justice of Pakistan.
He argued that the proper forum for any probe or taking action against any judge was the Supreme Judicial Council.

Meanwhile, Excise and Taxation Department of Punjab issued a luxury house tax notice of PKR 14.4 million to Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan on Monday.

The Excise and Taxation Section of Model Town has issued a notice to PTI chief Imran Khan, imposing a luxury house tax of PKR 14.4 million.