LB Polls: LHC issues notices to govt, election commission
LAHORE: Lahore High Court has issued notices to Attorney General, election commission and the government of Punjab over the local bodies elections in the province, ARY News reported on Friday.
LHC single bench comprises of Justice Ameenuddin Khan hearing the petition seeking early local bodies elections and amendment in Punjab Local Government Act.
The petitioner pleaded to the court that the provincial government by delaying local government elections increasing hardships of the common man.
The petition said that the government not holding local bodies polls despite the court orders.
The court issued notices to the Attorney General, the election commission and the provincial government and summoned their answers on May 27.