ECP declares PML-Q MPA's degree fake

No record of Majida Zaidi's documents was available at the Punjab University.

Express August 11, 2011

The tribunal of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Thursday declared the degree of Pakistan Muslim League’s (PML-Q) MPA Syeda Majida Zaidi bogus, reported Express 24/7.

The hearing into the fake degrees case was held at the election commission where Chief Election Commissioner Justice retired Hamid Ali Mirza headed the proceedings.

The degree of Zaidi, who was elected on reserved seat, was found fake as no record of the document was available at the Punjab University.

The ECP also directed the district and session judge to take legal action against the MPA.

The hearing of the fake degree cases of MPA Rana Ijaz, Federal Minister Mir Israr and Balochistan Assembly Member Muhammad Khan was adjourned till September 26.