LODHRAN: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief and former secretary-general Jahangir Tareen’s son Ali Khan Tareen has on Thursday submitted his nomination papers as PTI’s candidate for the upcoming by-election of Lodhran’s NA-154 constituency.
The Nationwide Meeting seat fell vacant after Supreme Courtroom disqualified Jahangir Tareen for not disclosing his belongings below Article 62(1)(F) of the structure on the petition filed by Pakistan Muslim League- Nawaz’s (PML-N) Hanif Abbasi.
In an announcement launched on Ali Tareen’s official Twitter account, the entrepreneur and social employee primarily based in Lahore and Lodhran acknowledged that changing into a Member of Nationwide Meeting (MNA) was by no means a part of his plan however he made the choice following the “request” of the individuals of Lodhran.
Ali Tareen acknowledged,”Though I’ve been engaged on the social improvement of Lodhran and South Punjab for the previous a few years, changing into an MNA was by no means a part of my plan. Nevertheless, the individuals of Lodhran have turn out to be my household and upon their request, I’ve submitted my nomination papers for NA154″.
Though I’ve been engaged on the social improvement of Lodhran and South Punjab for the previous a few years, changing into an MNA was by no means a part of my plan.
Nevertheless, the individuals of Lodhran have turn out to be my household and upon their request, I’ve submitted my nomination papers for NA154.
— Ali Khan Tareen (@aliktareen) December 28, 2017
Jahangir Tareen had made the announcement of his son’s nomination on Wednesday throughout a rally in Lodhran.
Ali Khan Tareen submitted his nomination papers to Election Fee of Pakistan (ECP) workplace on Thursday after his father addressed celebration staff and supporters at his residence stating that he nominated his son Ali Tareen as PTI candidate for by-elections on suggestions of celebration staff and supporters.
On the way in which to ECP workplace, the father-son duo was showered with flower petals as evident by the photographs circulating on social media, with one such tweet stating,”JKT & Ali Tareen are on their approach to Election Fee’s workplace, the place latter would submit his nomination papers for the upcoming by ballot”.
— Workforce JKT (@JKTFanClub) December 28, 2017
On December 15, the Supreme Courtroom introduced its much-awaited verdict, rejecting plea to disqualify Imran Khan and declared PTI’s key celebration chief Jahangir Tareen disqualified on the petitions filed by PML-N chief Hanif Abbasi.
The ECP, alternatively, has acknowledged that the ultimate record of candidates will probably be displayed on Friday whereas the scrutiny of the nomination papers could be performed by January 5, 2018.
The polling within the NA-154 constituency is scheduled to be held on February 12th, 2018.
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