ECP terminates PML-N MPA’s membership

PML-N, MPA, ECP, Pakistan, Tariq Mehmood Bajwa, PP-175

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) terminated the provincial assembly membership of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) MPA Muhammad Yaqoob Nadeem Sethi (PP-175) on Monday, Express News reported.

The decision was taken by an election tribunal on rigging allegations leveled against the MPA. The ECP issued a notification in this regard after the tribunal’s decision.

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The ECP also restored the membership of another Punjab assembly member, PML-N’s Tariq Mehmood Bajwa (PP-170). Bajwa, who had earned a BA from Bahauddin Zakariya University, had earlier been accused of having a fake degree.

His membership was restored after the Supreme Court decided in his favour.

First Published In The Express Tribune, 7th July, 2014.

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