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ECP rejects petition seeking speaker NA to be declared disqualified

Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has rejected a petition filed in election body of Pakistan to declare speaker National Assembly (NA) Ayaz Saddiq unqualified over contempt of court while Chief Election Commissioner said that lot of talks happened on media and notice could not be taken on everything.

The petition was filed in the ECP by a Professor named Waheed which had argued in the petition that the Speaker NA Ayaz Sadiq threatened the ECP in media talk that contempt the institution adding that over doing contempt of national institution, the Speaker be declared unqualified.

The CEC said that lot of talks happened in the media and notice could not be taken on everything and the CEC rejected the petition over not providing concrete evidences for the petition.