ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court (SC) on Friday disqualified Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI) MPA from Shangla, Abdul Munim Khan, for the exercise of solid documents to handle his place as a authorities employee.
Khan, who’s serving as an adviser to KP Chief Minister Pervez Khattak and a explicit assistant to the manager minister for tourism, used to be disqualified because a petition filed by Jamiat Ulema Islam’s (JUI) Sher Alam.
The PTI MPA used to be disqualified over allegations that he resigned from his place of a authorities college teacher in the Kohistan district only two days ahead of the 2013 elections.
In his petition, Alam had stated that the guidelines did no longer enable a authorities servant to contest elections unless there used to be a two-one year gap between the elections and their time of retirement.
Following the SC’s ruling at the sleek time, the ECP used to be ordered to denotify Khan in an instant.
The Election Price of Pakistan (ECP), in April 2017, had disqualified Khan on Alam’s petition; alternatively, the PTI MPA had taken a end on the ECP’s uncover from the Islamabad High Court (IHC).