Tribunal ruling overturned: SC reinstates MNA from Bahawalpur

Court also halt re-elections in NA-176 by the election commission

APP August 08, 2014

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Thursday restored the membership of National Assembly member Sultan Mahmood Hinjra of PML-N. The court reinstated him on NA-178 seat by annulling the Bahawalpur election tribunal decision. The two-member bench of the apex court comprising Chief Justice Nasirul Mulk and Justice Amir Hani Muslim heard and accepted the plea of suspended MNA. The court also halted re-elections in NA-176 by the election commission.

Published in The Express Tribune, August 8th, 2014.


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