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NAB Ordinance Challenged in IHC

ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Amendment Bill 2021 has been challenged in Islamabad High Court (IHC) today (Wednesday).

The plaintiff, in his plea states that federal government promulgated the ordinance on October 8, 2021 and argued that reappointment of retired judges is against independence of judiciary.

The petition has prayed the court to nullify the October 8 ordinance.

It merits mention that the ordinance has also been challenged in Lahore High Court. The petitioner stated that the ordinance is against the decisions of apex court and ordinance cannot be released for a single person.