Islamabad: PTI National Assembly member Faisal Wawda didn’t seem earlier than the Election Commission within the case of concealment of twin citizenship.
A five-member Election Commission headed by the Chief Election Commissioner heard disqualification petitions towards Federal Minister for Water Resources Faisal Wawda on costs of concealing twin citizenship.
No one from Faisal Wawda appeared earlier than the Election Commission.
The Election Commission has requested the petitioners to answer on the admissibility of the petition and requested them to submit their arguments on the subsequent listening to.
The Election Commission additionally issued discover to Faisal Wawda, saying that if nobody appeared on the subsequent listening to on behalf of Faisal Wawda, it will take unilateral motion.
The Election Commission gave the petitioners 15 days to submit their replies.
Faisal Wawda's lawyer objected to the admissibility of the petitions on the final listening to.
Faisal Wawda received the election from NA-249. He is accused of concealing US citizenship when submitting nomination papers.