Supreme Court of Pakistan (SC) on Thursday rejected all elections complaints of NA- 110 where defense minister Khawaja Asif had won the election back in 2013.
PTI’s Usman Dar had filled the petition challenging the victory of the defence minister from the NA-110 constituency.
The SC has given verdict after hearing counsel of the defense minister and his rival candidate Usman Dar belonging to Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI).
I am humbled…Alhamdolillah.I have no words to thank Almighty.. Supreme court has endorsed the will of people of Sialkot ..
— Khawaja M. Asif (@KhawajaMAsif) November 10, 2016
Farooq H Nayik represented the minister as counsel while Babar Awan advocate appeared from behalf of Usman Dar.
Talking to media after the court decision, Khawaja Asif’s counsel Farooq H Nayik said that allegations of rigging could not be proved in election commission and Nadra’s report and Khawaja Asif is still MNA on the seat.
After the SC decision the defense minister came to micro blogging site twitter and said that the SC has given decision as per the hopes of the people of Sahiwal and he also thanked God.