ISLAMABAD – Supreme Court has dismissed a petition seeking stay order against holding by-poll in PP-107 Hafizabad.
The Election Commission has issued schedule for conducting by-polls in this constituency on May 29. The court has however admitted the petition for preliminary hearing and issued notice to the parties concerned.
A 2-member bench headed by Justice Anwar Zahir Jamali took up for hearing a petition filed by Shoaib Shah on Friday. Shoaib Shah, the petitioner, prayed the court to stay holding by-poll in the constituency but the court dismissed his plea and adjourned the hearing of the case for two weeks.