Abbasi for legislation on COAS tenure


ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader and former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said that the matter of extension in tenure of army chief should not be made issue of mockery and legislation in this regard should be done instead.
Speaking to media persons on occasions of his appearance in Accountability Court on Monday, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi alleged that all corrupt elements were present in PTI ranks and to whom and on what issue can we talk to them.
He said that three names each have been proposed for the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) by Opposition and the government. The government should accept the proposal of Opposition for appointment of the members of Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) from Balochistan and Sindh, he added.–Agencies