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Ayesha Gulalai gets only one vote at Nowshera polling station but, there’s a twist

NOWSHERA: PTI rebel Ayesha Gulalai who contested from four National Assembly constituencies lost from all the seats, securing just meager number of votes, but a polling station in Nowshera (NA-25) saw just a single vote polled in Gulalai’s favor but, there’s a twist. According to reports, a polling station set up at the Government Primary School No. 2 in Risalpur recorded just one vote polled by a voter, but it was rejected because the voter had expressed his adoration (in the universally-popular three-word expression,…

PTI rebel Ayesha Gulalai loses all four NA seats

ISLAMABAD: Ayesha Gulalai, who deserted the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) after accusing its chief Imran Khan of sexual harassment, lost election in all four National Assembly constituencies. She could secure only 3538 votes in all the constituencies she contested for. She contested the election from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (NA-25), Punjab (NA-161), Islamabad (NA-53) and Sindh (NA-231), but couldn’t win a single seat. She faced off PTI heavyweight and former Khyber Pakhtunkhwa chief minister Pervaiz Khattak in NA-25…

Four transgenders to contest elections from Gulalai’s party

LAHORE: Former PTI leader Ayesha Gulalai has announced that four transgenders will be contesting elections from her newly-formed party ‘Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Gulalai’ In an interaction with the journalists a day ago, Gulalai announced that she would field four transgenders in the upcoming elections against rival opponents. Gulalai added that she would be contesting the election from six constituencies. “I will stand against Imran in Rawalpindi,” she announced.…

Supreme Court rejects Imran’s plea to de-seat Ayesha Gulalai

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed a petition filed by Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan through which he challenged the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) verdict that rejected his reference to de-seat estranged party MNA Ayesha Gulalai. Gulalai’s lawyer said the apex court upheld the decision of the electoral body, which had turned down the PTI chief's request to disqualify his client. On October 24, headed by Chief Election Commissioner retired Justice Sardar Muhammad Raza a…

PML-N offered Senate ticket in exchange of criticising army: Ayesha Gulalai

ISLAMABAD: Disgruntled Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) MNA Ayesha Gulalai said that the ruling Pakistan Muslim League- Nawaz (PML-N) had asked her to badmouth the army in return for a Senate ticket, ARY News reported on Friday. Speaking to media outside the parliament, Ayesha Gulalai said that the PML-N leader and former PM Nawaz Sharif is a dishonest person and accused him of offering her and her father a Senate ticket in return for criticising state institutions including the army. "His (Nawaz Sharif) statements…

Ayesha Gulalai discloses name of her new political party

ISLAMABAD: ‘Whistle-blowing’ former Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf lawmaker Ayesha Gulalai has disclosed name of her new political party that she quietly formed this month. Gulalai has reportedly begun campaign to poach disgruntled women lawmakers and leaders of the party into her newly-formed faction. Ayesha Gulalai has named her new party ‘Tehreek-e-Insaf Gulalai’. She disclosed this name during a meeting with Seema Anwar of PTI in Lahore and attempted to convince her to join her party. The footage of the meeting has…

Sharif, Zardari, Imran lack capacity to lead country, says Gulalai

LAHORE: Estranged Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) MNA Ayesha Gulalai says ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif, PPP co-chairperson Asif Zardari and PTI chief Imran Khan are not capable of leading the country out of current crisis. Addressing a presser at Lahore Press Club, she said the current government should resign and a national government of talented people from across political and social divide be installed to find a solution to the problems facing the country. She announced to contest next election against PTI…

Ayesha Gulalai’s former secretary who filed NAB case shot dead

PESHAWAR: A former personal secretary of estranged Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) parliamentarian Ayesha Gulalai, who filed a complaint in the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) against her, was on Sunday killed in Lakki Marwat in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Noor Zaman was shot by unknown motorcyclists as he was walking outside his house in Tajori area of Lakki Marwat. Rescue officials shifted him to a nearby hospital where he was passed away due to excessive blood loss. Police said that assailants fled after the incident…

Imran displeased with ECP over Gulalai verdict

KARACHI: Expressing displeasure over the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) for dismissing the party's plea to deseat Ayesha Gulalai, an estranged MNA of his party, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan termed the commission’s decision in her favour as 'unconstitutional'. Speaking to media here today, he asked how a member who violates party discipline could remain its part. According to the country’s constitution, he said, the one who disagrees with party policies removed from the seat. He clarified…

ECP rejects Imran’s request to disqualify Ayesha Gulalai

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Tuesday dismissed a reference seeking disqualification of estranged Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) MNA Ayesha Gulalai Wazir.  Headed by Chief Election Commissioner retired Justice Sardar Muhammad Raza a bench of the ECP had earlier reserved the verdict after hearing final arguments of Gulalai’s lawyer on the reference. The five-member bench gave a 3-2 split verdict, rejecting the reference with two members dissenting from the majority opinion. Speaker of the…