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ECP To Hear Pleas Against Corrupt Practices on March 11


ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has Friday announced it’s set to hear the petition submitted by Pakistan Peoples Party’s (PPP) Senator Nayyar Bukhari against the alleged allocation of development funds to the lawmakers of treasury benches ahead of Senate polls.

The former Senate Chairman Bukhari submitted his plea to the ECP over allocation of funds to Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf (PTI) lawmakers shortly ahead of the polls over which the electoral body shall hold the hearing on March 11, it said.

Separately, the regulator shall also heed to petitions by PTI’s Kanwal Shauzab and Farrukh Habib over the scandal arose after Senate elect Yousaf Raza Gilani’s son was allegedly found involved in horse-trading where in the video he could be seen showing PTI lawmakers how to waste their votes, which he has admitted as well.