Imran adamant on demand for Pak judicial panel to probe polls
Islamabad: On the eve of another round of talks with the government, Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek- e-Insaf party today refused to withdraw its demand for the constitution of a judicial commission to investigate alleged rigging in the 2013 general election which it lost.
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Khan said that his party’s main focus was delivering in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province where it is in power and pressing the government to constitute the judicial commission to audit last year’s election won by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s PML-N party.
“We will not withdraw from our demand come what may,” Khan said.
The next round of talks between the government and the will be held in Islamabad tomorrow.
The third round of dialogue between the government and the held last week to reach an agreement on the Terms of Reference (TORs) for the proposed judicial commission – mandated to investigate rigging allegations in the 2013 general elections – ended inconclusively.