Former Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) secretary common Jahangir Tareen on Friday filed an attraction towards the Supreme Court docket’s determination to disqualify him beneath Article 62 of the Structure.
A bench of the apex courtroom, headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, had disqualified Tareen on December 15 because it introduced its determination on the petition filed towards the previous PTI chief by Hanif Abbasi, a pacesetter of the ruling PML-N.
The courtroom had discovered Tareen to be dishonest beneath Article 62(1)(f) of the Structure and Part 99 of Illustration of Individuals Act (ROPA) on one depend among the many a number of fees introduced towards him. Abbasi had additionally filed a petition towards PTI Chairman Imran Khan, which was rejected by the SC.
Shortly after the choice was introduced, PTI chief Imran Khan had stated that the celebration would file a evaluate petition towards the decision. Tareen, upset with the choice, had flown the UK with his family. Sources had stated on the time that Tareen wouldn’t return for a 12 months and it was instructed that he wouldn’t problem the apex courtroom’s determination.
On Friday, nonetheless, Tareen filed a evaluate petition within the courtroom together with an affidavit, which states that Tareen didn’t deliberately conceal belongings in his nomination papers.
It added that The Random Belief ─ which was established in 2011 and got here into query a number of occasions in the course of the listening to of the case towards Tareen ─ was shaped in order that the previous PTI chief may present a home for his kids in Britain.
The affidavit stated that Tareen had appointed himself and his spouse as beneficiaries of the belief as a protecting measure.
Within the assertion, Tareen stated that he has 4 kids all of whom are unbiased.