ISLAMABAD: Supreme Court (SC) on Friday ordered former chief minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to deposit Rs1.3 million for publishing his pictures in official advertisements.
A three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice Supreme Court of Pakistan, Justice Saqib Nisar took up official advertisements case for the hearing. When hearing commenced, additional advocate general KP informed the bench about the former CM KP Pervez Khattak’s willingness to pay Rs1.3 million out of his own pocket.
The bench then ordered the former CM to deposit the amount within 10 days and sought a report.
It should be noted that that former CM Punjab Shahbaz Sharif and CM Sindh Murad Ali Shah have deposited Rs5500000 and Rs1400000 respectively in this case.