A set of TORs was also presented in the NFC meeting attended by chief minister Sindh, and finance ministers from Punjab, KP and Balochistan.
The TORs for the Broadsheet investigation commission would be approved by the federal cabinet through a summary circulation process.
The terms of reference (ToR) for the inquiry commission will be presented before the federal cabinet for its approval.
The govt on Oct 15 last year had announced the formation of “Parliamentary Committee on General Elections 2018” to probe alleged rigging in the polls.
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