Imran Khan loyalists- Chaudhry and Qureshi- modified their Twitter bio to “former” Federal Minister for Info and Broadcasting and “former” International Minister of Pakistan respectively. Nonetheless, minutes later, Chaudhry restored his bio to its authentic state whereas Qureshi’s bio nonetheless stays unchanged.
The event comes because the proceedings of the Nationwide Meeting session with the particular mandate to take up the no-confidence movement in opposition to the Imran Khan-led authorities and the election of the brand new chief of the Home, if the movement will get profitable, is underway.
The ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has filed a assessment petition in opposition to the Supreme Courtroom’s verdict setting apart the Nationwide Meeting Deputy Speaker’s rejection of the no-trust movement.
The Supreme Courtroom had on Thursday ordered the incumbent authorities to face the no-confidence movement on Saturday. The courtroom had turned down the ruling of the Deputy Speaker to reject the no-confidence movement.
The highest courtroom’s directives got here after Chief Justice Umar Ata Bandial took suo motu cognisance of Deputy Speaker Qasim Suri’s ruling and the next dissolution of the Nationwide Meeting, declaring all the choices unconstitutional.
The courtroom additionally fastened the Saturday session with the circumstances that the session can’t be prorogued except the movement is voted upon, and in case Imran Khan loses the no-trust vote, the subsequent PM must be elected in the identical session.