Election Tribunal imposes life time ban on Siddique Baloch

05:03 PM | 26 Aug, 2015
Election Tribunal imposes life time ban on Siddique Baloch
MULTAN (Web Desk) - The Election Tribunal has imposed life time ban on Siddique Baloch for holding a fake degree and for not declaring assets in NA-154 case, it is learnt.

The Election Tribunal announced a decision on a case of alleged vote fraud in elections on the seat won by Baloch and imposed life-time ban on him for holding a fake degree.

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Earlier, Siddique Baloch, the winner of NA-154 constituency of Multan, had dismissed all allegations levelled against him by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s rival candidate, Jahangir Tareen.

His victory as MNA was challenged Tareen who accused Baloch of rigging in the elections and challenged his educational degree too.

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Baloch had notched up the seat in May 2013 general elections as an independent candidate, and later joined PML-N ranks. He bagged 86,177 votes followed by 75,955 votes of Tareen.