PML-N files reference against Jahangir Tareenwith NA speaker

Latest Update: August 18, 2016 | 425 Views

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz on Thursday filed a reference against Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) senior leader Jahangir Tareen for his disqualification as a member of the National Assembly.


The PMLN lawmakers Daniyal Aziz, Tariq Chaudhry and Maiza Hameed filed a reference with speaker National Assembly Ayaz Sadiq against Tareen saying he has written off loans from banks.

They accused Jahangir Tareen for hiding tax details and giving fake information in tax returns. The PML-N has urged to take legal actions against PTI leader as per article 63/2 of the Constitution.

Citing Articles 62 and 63 of the Constitution, they said the Tareen fell under the criterion to be disqualified as a member of the National Assembly.