ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Tuesday suspended membership of former finance minister Ishaq Dar, Aaj News reported.
A four member bench of the Supreme Court headed by the Chief Justice Saqib Nisar heard the case against Ishaq Dar’s Senate election.
As the hearing commenced Justice Saqib asked Dar’s lawyer about his absence despite the summon orders issued by the court in the last hearing.
Submitting a medical certificate, Dar’s counsel informed the court that his client is unwell and will appear once he is able enough. CJP while rejecting the certificate remarked that whenever he is summoned to appear before the court he gets ill.
He has to appear before the court some day, said a livid CJP.
The court has adjourned the case until June.