Reference against PM sent to ECP: Ayaz Sadiq

LAHORE: The Speaker National Assembly (NA) Sardar Ayaz Sadiq said on Saturday that reference against Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif had been sent to the Election Commission of Pakistan in accordance with the constitution.
Addressing the Council of Pakistan Newspapers Editors meeting at a local hotel, he said that all references received by his office had been forwarded to the ECP in accordance with the law.
“I take decisions impartially according to the constitution,” he added. The speaker said that attack on the parliament was an attack on democracy which was embarrassing for the country.
He said that he gave extra time to the opposition in the assembly to discuss the issues, adding that opposition was given additional time to discuss the budget.