SC sets aside ECP decision against PTI MPA Faisal Zaman


The Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday set aside the decision of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) against PTI MPA Faisal Zaman. Faisal Zaman was elected a member of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa assembly from Haripur district. A bench of the apex court granted appeal of Faisal Zaman against the ECP decision of registering a case against him over a fake degree in year 2013. The top court in its verdict observed that the election commission was not a court of law, neither it was authorized to sent a criminal matter to the sessions court. —INP

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