ISLAMABAD: After issuing his arrest warrant an afternoon previous, the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Friday directed Islamabad police to arrest and produce the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Imran Khan prior to the fee on September 25.
The directives got in a letter despatched to Islamabad’s senior superintendent of police after Imran’s endured absence from the ECP with regards to a contempt case towards him.
Earlier, the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) had issued bailable arrest warrants for Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan in contempt of courtroom case.
It is pertinent to point out right here that the ECP had issued the contempt realize to Imran Khan on January 24 over his remarks concerning the fee on the petitions filed by former PTI member Akbar S Babar in the hunt for Imran Khan’s disqualification.
Last month, the ECP issued a 2d show reason realize to Imran Khan after he failed to answer to the sooner realize in regards to the contempt of courtroom court cases towards him.
Challenging the fee’s authority to listen the case, Imran Khan additionally raised objections to the ECP’s jurisdiction to start up contempt court cases towards him, then again, the fee dominated that it used to be inside the ECP’s jurisdiction to take motion on contempt of courtroom.