LHC approved Arsalan Iftikhar petition on PTI resignations

LAHORE: Lahore High Court – Rawalpindi bench on Tuesday admitted Arsalan Iftikhar’s petition regarding resignations of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and issued notices to the National Assembly Speaker and federal government.

In his petition, the son of former Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry, stated that the PTI’s MNAs had submitted their resignations to the speaker and by-election should be held for the seats vacated.

Terming the petition maintainable, the court issued notices to speaker and federal government, asking them to submit their response in this regard within one month