Shehbaz Sharif's PAC chairmanship challenged in LHC

Shehbaz Sharif PAC chairmanship challenged in LHC
Lahore: The appointment of the Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif has been challenged in Lahore High Court of Friday.

The petitioner, Advocate Azhar Siddiqui, has named the federal government and National Assembly speaker as respondents in his plea.

The petitioner requested the court to declare Shehbaz Sharif's PAC chairmanship as nll and void.

In his petition, Advocate Siddiqui states, “Shehbaz is not fit for the position as he is facing corruption allegations.”

Earlier on Thursday, National Assembly Speaker Asad Qaiser issued a production order for Shehbaz to chair the first meeting of the PAC to be held today.