Tuesday, March 31, 2009

SC restores Shahbaz Sharif as CM Punjab

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan has issued a stay order on Tuesday against the disqualification of Pakistan Muslim League-N President Mian Shahbaz Sharif. Mian Shahbaz Sharif has been restored as Chief Minister of Punjab immediately following the issuance of the stay order.

The apex court bench, headed by Justice Tassaduq Jilani, heard Sharif brothers eligibility case. According to the verdict, till the apex court’s hearing and decision into Sharifs’ case, Shahbaz Sharif would continue serving as chief minister Punjab.

1 comment:

  1. Regarding Shahbaz Sharif’s reinstatement:

    This is a very good development as it will bring much needed stability to the law and order situation in Punjab especially in the light of yesterday's attack in Lahore.


    By Sikander Hayat