Islamabad: Supreme Court of Pakistan (SC) has declared independent candidates Sheikh Waqas Akram and Rameesh Lal ‘eligible’ to contest election.
On Thursday, two-member bench, headed by Justice Azmat Saeed Sheikh heard the case regarding the nomination papers for election 2018.
SC rejected the request against NA-115 candidate Sheikh Waqas Akram.
Justice Ajaz-ul-Hasan remarked that there is no legal declaration of Sheikh Waqas’s fake documents.
The Supreme Court has disqualified for life Rai Hassan Nawaz to contest election.
A two-member bench headed by Justice Sheikh Azmat Saeed gave the decision on Thursday.
Rai Hassan Nawaz was a candidate of PTI from NA-149. The court had already given a judgment against Rai Hassan Nawaz under Article 62(1)f.