Ahsan Iqbal welcomes action against former lawmakers holding bogus degrees

ISLAMABAD: PML-N leader Ahsan Iqbal has welcomed the legal proceedings against fake degree holder ex-legislators.

Talking to Radio Pakistan, he said that Election Commission should provide questionnaire to Returning Officers for asking from candidates during scrutiny of nomination papers.

Ahsan Iqbal remarked that every Returning Officer is asking questions according to his will; therefore, the Election Commission should provide them questionnaire for fair inquiry.

MQM’s leader Syed Tahir Mashhadi also welcomed legal proceedings against fake degree holder ex-parliamentarians.

However, he held the Election Commission responsible for not taking action against the fake degree holders during last three years.