ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) on Thursday staged a protest exterior the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) and demanded the resignations of the members of the election physique together with Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sikandar Sultan Raja, ARY NEWS reported.
The PTI Senators, MNAs, and different celebration leaders together with Asad Umar, Omar Ayub, and Sheikh Rasheed marched towards the ECP workplace in Islamabad and chanted slogans towards the incumbent CEC who they termed as biased towards the celebration.
“We have come here to submit charter of demands to the commission,” Asad Umar stated, demanding that the members of the ECP ought to resign to uphold the supremacy of legislation and the Constitution.
He demanded that the political instability needs to be ended by way of restructuring the incumbent ECP.
The celebration leaders had been stopped by legislation enforcers initially to march in direction of the ECP workplace; nonetheless, they had been later allowed to go to the gate and submit an MoU, demanding the resignation of CEC and different ECP members to a consultant of the fee.
They submitted constitution of calls for to the ECP official and resolutions of the 2 provincial assemblies, demanding elimination of the CEC Sikandar Sultan Raja.
On Wednesday, Imran Khan introduced to carry a protest exterior ECP workplace and demanded the resignation of the CEC.
“PTI will hold a peaceful protest out ECP office on Thursday against the conduct of Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sikander Sultan Raja,” he stated and reiterated his demand for the fast resignation of the election commissioner.
It is pertinent to say right here that Interior Minister Rana Sanaullah on Wednesday vowed that the federal government is not going to grant PTI supporters permission to protest exterior the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) because it falls in Islamabad’s high-security “Red Zone” space.