Opp asks president, PM to resign after SC verdict in Justice Isa case

By: News Desk
Published: 09:13 PM, 19 Jun, 2020
Opp asks president, PM to resign after SC verdict in Justice Isa case
Caption: President Arif Alvi (L) and Prime Minister Imran Khan
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The joint opposition on Friday called upon President Arif Alvi and Prime Minister Imran Khan to resign.

The demand came hours after the Supreme Court quashed a presidential reference against Justice Qazi Faez Isa.

The opposition parties said in a joint statement that the government filed a mala fide reference against an honourable judge of the Supreme Court to malign the higher judiciary.

Earlier on Friday evening, Special Assistant to PM on Accountability Shahzad Akbar said at a press talk that the Supreme Court did not say anywhere in the short judgement that the presidential reference was mala fide.