Faisal Vawda declared eligible to contest Senate election
The Sindh High Court election tribunal has dismissed the petition challenging the Senate nomination of Federal Water Resources Minister Faisal Vawda.The tribunal has declared him eligible to contest the upcoming Senate elections.
During the hearing, the tribunal rejected Qadir Khan Mandokhel’s appeal and upheld the PTI leader’s nomination for the March 3 polls.The tribunal said the appellant can file a constitutional petition if he wishes to.
The media was barred from covering the hearing.
The ruling party has been under fire from its provincial chapter in Sindh for awarding Senate tickets to Faisal Vawda and wealthy construction contractor Saifullah Abro.
In the letter written to Governor Sindh, PTI office-bearers from three regions said they were “extremely disappointed with the entire process” of the selection of PTI’s candidates for the Senate polls.