“Salute to three judges,” tweets Nawaz Sharif after SC instates Pervez Elahi as Punjab CM
PML-N supremo and former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif took to his Twitter to “salute the three judges”, who heard the petition of Pervez Elahi against Deputy Speaker Dost Mazar’s ruling.
“Order has made a mockery of Pakistan,” he added.
Earlier PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz also responded to the Supreme Court’s verdict to place Pervez Elahi as Punjab’s chief minister, removing Hamza Shahbaz from the province’s top office.
“Murder of Justice,” PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz said in a tweet, who had hours before the verdict asked the government to take a firm stand on the matter.
“Judicial Coup,” another tweet of Maryam Nawaz after SC dethrones Hamza Shehbaz as Punjab CM.
Notably, The Supreme Court of Pakistan dethroned PML-N leader Hamza Shehbaz as Punjab CM on Tuesday after it declared the Deputy Speaker Punjab Assembly Dost Muhmmad Mazari’s ruling against the Constitution by 3-0. PMLQ-PTI joint candidate Chaudhry Pervez Elahi elected the new Punjab CM after Supreme Court’s verdict.