Speaker of the National Assembly Raja Parvez Ashraf has accepted the resignations of 35 members of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI).
The resignations of PTI’s Pervaiz Khattak, Qasim Suri, Asad Qaiser, Ali Amin Gandapur, Asad Qaiser, Asad Umar, Attaullah, Raja Khurram Nawaz, Imran Khattak, Sheikh Rasheed, Murad Saeed, Umar Ayub Khan, Shehryar Afridi, Sadaqat Ali Khan, Ghulam Sarwar Khan and others were accepted.
Additionally the resignations of Hammad Azhar, Shafqat Mehmood, Amir Dogar, Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Zartaj Gul, Faheem Khan, Saif-ur-Rehman, Alamgir Khan, Ali Zaidi Mansoor Hayat Khan, Fawad Ahmed, Kanwal Shouzab and Sanaullah Khan Mastikhel’s resignations have also been accepted.
It has also been agreed to accept the resignations of Aftab Hussain Siddiqui, Aftab Jahangir, Muhammad Aslam Khan, Najeeb Haroon and Aliya Hamza.
35 PTI National Assembly members have been denotified by the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP).
It may be recalled that when the no-confidence resolution against the then-prime minister Imran Khan was successful in April, PTI members had resigned collectively from the National Assembly and demanded that their resignations be accepted simultaneously.
The resignations of 11 PTI members were accepted on July 28 by Speaker of the National Assembly.
Ali Muhammad Khan, Fazal Muhammad Khan, Shaukat Ali, Fakhar Zaman Khan, Farrukh Habib, Ijaz Shah, Jamil Ahmed Khan, Akram Cheema, Shireen Mazari, Shandana Gulzar, Abdul Shakoor Shad, Shireen Mazari and Shandana Gulzar Khan were the members whose resignations were accepted.