ISLAMABAD – Islamabad High Court (IHC) has set aside Election Commission Pakistan (ECP) December 28 decision in District Council Khushab chairman election case and declared Sumaira Malik successful.

A single bench led by Justice Amir Farooq took up the case for hearing on Friday. The ECP had nullified the election of chairman District Council Khushab.

The court set aside the ECP’s earlier decision and declared Sumaira Malik successful. The hearing of the case was also adjourned.

Earlier, IHC had suspended the order of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) declaring void the election of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz’s Sumaira Malik as chairperson of the Khushab District Council.-Online