ISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Mian Nawaz Sharif, through a letter on Saturday, requested Election Commission of Pakistan to suspend membership of party MPA Wajihuz Zaman for violating party discipline during Senate elections.

Mian Nawaz Sharif wrote the letter as president of the PML-N and requested the ECP to suspend the membership of the MPA Wajihuz Zaman who had openly supported independent candidate in Senate elections.

But as per constitutional experts, ECP could not act on this letter as any reference against any MPA must be submitted to the speaker of respective provincial assembly.



Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Tahir Rafique Butt along with other senior PAF officials had a meeting with Federal Minister for Finance Senator Ishaq Dar here on Saturday.

During the meeting, financial matters regarding the PAF were discussed in detail.

There was also exchange of views regarding the ongoing Operation Zarb-e-Azb and both sides expressed satisfaction on the results achieved in terms of elimination of high-profile targets.

Advisor Finance Division Rana Assad Amin, Additional Secretary Tariq Mehmood Pasha and Joint Secretary Awais Manzur Sumra also attended the meeting.