Top court takes notice of newly-elected senators’ dual nationalityKhan, however, failed to appear before the bench and a request for adjournment was made on his behalf by his counsel Barrister Ali Zafar. Sarwar told the court that he relinquished his UK’s nationality on July 12, 2013, before becoming Punjab governor. During the hearing, Punjab Information Secretary told the court that Rs10.2 million were spent for commercials released by the government. The top judge also issued notices to the ruling PML-N, Shehbaz, Punjab government and the All Pakistan Newspapers Society (APNS). Summoning the minister and the NAB officer, the bench adjourned further hearing till March 10.
Source: The Express Tribune March 08, 2018 12:33 UTC