SC to hear the Elections Act 2017 today
Islamabad: Supreme Court to hear several petitions challenging the Elections Act 2017 today.
A three-member Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Saqib Nisar will hear the case.
The Supreme Court has taken up around a dozen petitions against disqualified prime minister Nawaz Sharif being reelected party president after the passage of the Elections Act.
At the last hearing of the case on January 23, senior Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader Khawaja Saad Rafique appeared before the court.
During the hearing, the chief justice remarked that Rafique gives very passionate speeches and should speak for himself in court.
The chief justice also instructed that after the hearing, there will no media talk outside the court.