Election 2008

SC declare graduation condition for polls invalid

ISLAMABAD: The apex court of Pakistan has cancelled graduation condition for contesting elections. A bench of the Supreme Court of Pakistan under chairmanship of Chief Justice Abdul Hameed Dogar Monday declared the Graduation condition for candidates contesting elections to the National and Provincial Assemblies as invalid.

The condition of graduation is in clash with the Article 17 and 25 of the Constitution said the verdict announced by the larger bench of the Supreme Court. The detailed decision is expected in the next one and a half month.-SANA


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