Islamabad High Court suspended the warning for the appointment of Pervez Rathore

ISLAMABAD: On Tuesday, the Islamabad High Court suspended the warning for the appointment of Pervez Rathore as acting head of the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra).

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Islamabad High Court – Justice Noorul Haq N. Qureshi recommenced the hearing over contempt of court petition filed by Pemra’s private member Israr Abbasi.

Abbasi had challenged the assignment of the Rathore as acting chairman Pemra and Justice Qureshi on June 9 had ruled that “status quo shall be kept up” until June 17. The court also suspended the waning for the appointment of Kamaluddin Tipu as a member of the Pemra’s executive body.

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