SC forms larger bench to hear pleas of fake degree ex-MNAs

ISLAMABAD: Supreme Court (SC) on Saturday has formed a larger bench to hear pleas of member of National Assembly who got disqualified for possessing fake degrees.


According to details, the bench includes Chief Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali, Justice Saqib Nisar, Aijaz Fazal, Justice Musheer Alam and Justice Manzoor Malik while a notice has been dispatched to the relevant parties by SC Registrar in this regard.

The larger bench would hold hearing on February 10.

It is pertinent to mention here that various courts including SC have annulled the membership of several MNAs over fake degrees.

The accused leaders were not permitted to contest General Elections 2013, who then approached SC for political career.