The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has imposed a fine of Rs 50,000 on Federal Minister for Water Resources Muhammad Faisal Wawda, 24 News News TV reported.
During the hearing of petitions for disqualification of Faisal Wawda on Tuesday, the Chief Election Commissioner, who was presiding over a five-member bench, slapped the federal minister over the fine as his legal representative did not appear before the ECP. Was
The ECP bench also summoned the Federal Minister to appear before the Commission in his personal capacity during the next hearing.
The petitioner then asked the court to restrain Faisal Wawda from acting as a federal minister.
The ECP member Punjab said, “Today you were given one last chance to present your arguments and now you are asking to stop.
Petitioner’s counsel said that if you reject my application, I am ready to give arguments.
Postponing the hearing till February 24, the Chief Election Commissioner remarked that you can present your arguments in the presence of Faisal Wawda’s lawyer.
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