QUETTA: The Balochistan High Court (BHC)’s Election Tribunal on Monday granted further time to all candidates for submitting their answers in the court during next hearing.
During Monday’s hearing over challenged election results on PB 31 and N 265, Muhammad Riaz Advocate was appeared before the court on behalf of Nawabzada Haji Lashkari Raisani while elected MPA from PB 31 Nasrullah Zeeray appeared before the election tribunal.
Both parties have urged the Election Tribunal to grant further time for submitting answers in the court.
Acting upon their appeal the court granted time to all candidates and adjourned the hearing till October 24.
Hearing a separate petition on NA 265 the court issued notices to all candidates ordering to appear before the court in next hearing.
Balochistan National Party Mengal’s senior leader and election candidate Nawabzada Haji Lashkari Raisani had challenged the general elections’ results on PB 31 citing the suicide attack on polling station disturbed polling process and the election process was halted for hours due to security.