Resignations under Punjab Local Government Act and Exercise of Review Power

Mr. Justice MianGul Hassan Aurangzeb in his judgment has decided the issue of resignations under Punjab Local Government Act and exercise of review power not conferred by law in Writ Petition No. 146 of 2019. 1. Through the instant writ petition, the petitioners impugn the order dated 18.12.2018, passed by the Election Commission of Pakistan Read more about Resignations under Punjab Local Government Act and Exercise of Review Power[…]

Disqualification to Contest Elections – Statutory Corporations’ Employees

Mr. Justice Mushir Alam in his judgment has decided the issue of disqualification to contest elections for employees of statutory corporations in Civil Petition No. 3460 of 2015. 1. The petitioner challenged the candidature of Abu Bakar, respondent No.3 herein, from his being elected as a General Councilor, Ward No.1, Municipal Committee Alipur, Tehsil Alipur, Read more about Disqualification to Contest Elections – Statutory Corporations’ Employees[…]

Constitutionality and Legality of Licence Fee

Mr. Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah in his judgment has decided the issue regarding constitutionality and legality of licence fee in Writ Petition No. 9078 of 2007. 1. Petitioners,1 are companies, engaged in the business of cleaning, dying, preparing or manufacturing cloth and yarn (textiles) and have challenged the constitutionality and legality of license fee Read more about Constitutionality and Legality of Licence Fee[…]

Auction Proceedings without Framing of Rules

Mr. Justice Mirza Viqas Rauf in his judgment has decided the issue of auction proceedings without framing of rules under Punjab Local Government Ordinance in Writ Petition No. 8662 of 2016. 1. The petitioners are dealing with the business of advertising having displayed their billboards at different places within the territorial limits of Tehsil and Read more about Auction Proceedings without Framing of Rules[…]

Chairman of District Bait-ul-Mal and Disqualification to Contest Elections

Mr. Justice Dost Muhammad Khan in his judgment has decided the issue regarding chairman of district Bait-ul-Mal and disqualification to contest elections in Civil Petition No. 3228 of 2015. 1. This common judgment shall also decide CPLA No.3229/15 titled Shakeel Sardar Awan v. Election Appellate Authority, Tehsil Gujranwala (City) & others. Both the petitions have Read more about Chairman of District Bait-ul-Mal and Disqualification to Contest Elections[…]

Dual Citizenship and Disqualification for Contesting Local Government Elections

Mr. Justice Mushir Alam in his judgment has decided the issue regarding dual citizenship and disqualification for contesting local government elections in Civil Petition No. 3181 of 2015. 1. The petitioner has impugned the judgment of Lahore High Court, Multan Bench, Multan, dated 21.10.2015, passed in Writ Petition No.15261 of 2015, whereby his candidature as Read more about Dual Citizenship and Disqualification for Contesting Local Government Elections[…]