Lahore : Supreme Court Disqualified PML-N 2 Senators Haroon Akhtar Khan and Sadia Abbasi . The decision announced by the Chief Justice of Pakistan Mr Justice Saqib Nisar. The court has directed ECP to denotify them immediately.
Sadia Abbasi is a sister of former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Haroon Akhtar is a brother of PTI Leader Hamayun Akhtar Khan. She had US citizenship and Haroon Akhtar had Canadian Nationality.
Both disqualified senators nomination papers were also challenged alongwith some other candidates including incumbent governor Punjab Ch Muhammad Sarwar who had UK Nationality. They all submitted affidavit that they had left the foreign nationality but the respected court disqualified both PML-N senators only.