Tag Archives: Unconstitutional

‘Reopening ZAB case will be unconstitutional’

ISLAMABAD – Barrister Ahmad Raza Kasuri Saturday said that no Constitutional provision allows review of any case decided by the Supreme Court of Pakistan. Reacting to PPP’s move to reopen the Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto case, Ahmed Raza Kasuri said that the reopening the ZAB case would be like opening the Pandora’s Box. Kasuri is the son of Nawab Mohammad Ahmad Khan Kasuri who was killed in mid-70s and it was the case for which former prime minister and PPP founder Zulfikar Ali Bhutto was

Ramday, Jafferi’s reappointment is unconstitutional: PBC

ISLAMABAD – In a unanimous resolution on Thursday, the executive committee of the Pakistan Bar Council (PBC) held the move of considering reappointment of Justice Khalilur Rehman Ramday, who retired on February 17 and Justice Rahmat Hussain Jafferi, who retired a few months ago, in violation of Article 182 of the constitution as amended under the 19th Amendment.
The meeting, chaired by executive committee Chairman Asrarul Haq Mian and co-chaired by Abdul Lateef Afridi, the PBC

‘Reformed GST bill unconstitutional under Article 144’

ISLAMABAD: The reformed general sales tax (GST) bill is unconstitutional under Article 144, as it needs resolutions passed by each provincial assembly that authorise the federal government to collect GST on the their behalf, the Senate’s Standing Committee on Finance has said.
The Senate body meeting was held on Monday to discuss the RGST and finance bills laid in parliament on November 12.
Pakistan Today observed that the committee Chairman Senator Ahmed Ali, Senator Safdar