CJP Questions PTI’s Decision to Join Sunni Ittehad Council

 CJP Questions PTI’s Decision to Join Sunni Ittehad Council

CJP Qazi Faez Isa has raised questions over Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf‘s (PTI) decision to join the Sunni Ittehad Council (SIC), terming it a “suicidal” move.

Election Commission of Pakistan Opposes SIC’s Claim to Reserved Seats

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has submitted a reply to the Supreme Court, stating that the Sunni Ittehad Council (SIC) is not entitled to reserved seats due to its failure to submit the list of nominees by the deadline.

ECP Cites Constitutional Violation in SIC’s Party Constitution

The ECP has also pointed out that the SIC’s party constitution violates the constitution by excluding non-Muslims from membership, rendering it ineligible for reserved seats for women and minorities.

Supreme Court to Decide on SIC’s Plea

The Supreme Court, headed by CJP Qazi Faez Isa, will decide on the SIC’s plea against the Peshawar High Court verdict, which upheld the ECP’s decision to deny reserved seats to the party.

What is PTI?

PTI stands for Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, a major political party founded by Imran Khan in 1996. It aims for anti-corruption, social justice, and better governance. Imran Khan, a former cricketer, led PTI to win the 2018 elections and become Pakistan’s Prime Minister. PTI focuses on healthcare, education, and economic development, aiming to reduce poverty and protect the environment.

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