LAHORE - National Assembly Speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq has to appear before the Election Tribunal on Saturday (today) to record his statement in alleged matter of poll rigging in NA-122.

Election Tribunal Judge Kazim Ali Malik is hearing the case. In previous hearing, the judge disposed applications filed by both Sardar Ayaz Sadiq of PML-N and PTI Chief Imran Khan observing that it might order microscopic examination of the record if required.

The judge also observed that on conclusion of trial, it would be decided by this election tribunal as to whether or not the election in question had been rigged.

PTI chief had already recorded his statement before the tribunal in the case.