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Pakistan Election Commission issues warrant against Imran Khan

Pakistan Election Commission issues warrant against Imran Khan

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Thursday issued a bailable arrest warrant for PTI chief Imran Khan following his failure to show up for the contempt of court proceedings.

Last month, ECP had issued a show-cause notice to Imran Khan after he failed to file a reply to its notice in connection with contempt proceedings against him.

Giants including Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) as well as candidates from Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) and Milli Muslim League (MML) have been actively conducting their campaign in the constituency.

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The ECP said in its order that Khan should submit a surtey bond of Rs 100,000 until September 25 to avoid arrest and also appear before the court that day for hearing in person.

Speaking about the upcoming NA-120 by-election, the PAT chief said that the nation has to make a decision if it wants to see a powerful judiciary or not. "Nawaz Sharif doesn't even consider his voters as humans".

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Imran Khan, at the presser, remarked that Maryam Nawaz, daughter of ousted PM Nawaz Sharif, was behaving like a deputy prime minister in the run-up to the by-polls in the NA-120 constituency.

He said that some cases were even heard by the Supreme Court.

Khan had initially challenged the maintainability of contempt petition raising objections against ECP's jurisdiction to initiate court proceedings against him. "The ECP is working on PML-N's behest". It was told today that all kinds of rallies or conventions by political parties will remain banned in NA-120 till the election on September 17.

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NA-120 fell vacant after the disqualification of Nawaz as prime minister for concealing assets in his nomination papers.


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