ISLAMABAD: Newly appointed Chief Election Commissioner Justice (retd) Sardar Raza Khan will be taking oath of his new office on Saturday, Aaj News reported.
Supreme Court announced that Chief Justice of Pakistan Nasirul Mulk will administer the oath of office tomorrow at 01:00 pm at the apex court building.
According to the issued notice, Justice (retd) Sardar Raza Khan would serve as the CEC for the next five years. The arrangements are currently underway for the newly appointed CEC’s oath taking ceremony.
It is pertinent to mention here that Election Commission of Pakistan has received the notification of the appointment of Justice (retd) Sardar Raza Khan as the new CEC today.
On Thursday, President Mamnoon Hussain approved the appointment of Justice (retd) Sardar Raza Khan as the CEC on the advice of Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif.