LAHORE: President of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Shahbaz Sharif has knocked the doors of Lahore High Court (LHC) to remove his name from Exit Control List (ECL).
Former Punjab Chief Minister and existing Opposition leader in National Assembly (NA) Shahbaz Sharif has challenged government move to put his name on ECL.
In his petition the PML-N President made federal government, NAB, FIA, and others party in the case.
The government has illegally put his name on the ECL as limiting someone movement is illegal as per constitution, he contended in his petition.
Shahbaz Sharif viewed that he is president of biggest party of the country and the Opposition leader in the (NA).
He requested the LHC to annul the government notification regarding putting his name on the ECL and allow him to travel abroad.
The divisional bench of the LHC comprising Justice Shahzad Ahmed, Justice Mirza Waqas Rauf will hear the petition filed by Shahbaz Sharif on March 3.