Pakistan Supreme Courtroom on Monday issued a discover to Prime Minister Imran Khan for attending a ceremony of the Insaf Attorneys Discussion board.
“The prime minister of Pakistan took votes from the complete nation: he’s the prime minister of the complete nation, not a selected group or celebration,” Justice Qazi Isa, who presided over the matter, mentioned within the discover.
Legal professional Common Khalid Jawed Khan was additionally issued a discover by the court docket for help on this regard.
Justice Isa additionally expressed his displeasure with the advocate normal of Punjab for skipping a case listening to to attend the Insaf Attorneys Discussion board programme, which had been organised at Islamabad’s Conference Centre on Friday.
The highest court docket additionally directed the in-charge of the conference centre to tell who paid for the bills of the occasion and mentioned that this quantities to misuse of public funds to rearrange the celebration’s authorized wing.
“How did a political celebration use a authorities constructing for its occasion? Can the Islamabad administration inform the court docket whether or not a payment was paid to guide the venue,” he requested in the course of the listening to.
The highest court docket subsequently issued notices to the prime minister, the lawyer normal, the advocate normal Punjab and the Islamabad administration.
It additionally summoned the vice-chairman of the Pakistan Bar Council and the president of the Supreme Courtroom Bar Affiliation for its subsequent listening to on the matter.