Justice Athar Minallah again advises PTI to return to parliament

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice Islamabad High Court (IHC) Justice Athar Minallah said that the issue of resignations of Members of National Assembly belonging to Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) is a political dispute which should be resolved in Parliament.

Chief Justice of IHC heard the petition against the acceptance of resignation by 10 members of PTI MNAs without constitutional method on Thursday.

On behalf of the petitioners, lawyer Ali Zafar appeared in the court and argued that the process under Article 64 was not completed.

The court inquired that the lawyer should first clarify that whether they are working against the policy of the party and has the party taken any action against them?

The CJ IHC further added that what is the purpose of this petition and is this a party policy?

The court while directing petitioners to prove their good intentions remarked that the court does not interfere in the affairs of Parliament.

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