ISLAMABAD : President Mamnoon Hussain has expressed satisfaction over the Annual Report 2015 submitted to him by the Federal Tax Ombudsman (FTO) Abdur Rauf Chaudhry at the Aiwan-e-Sadr on Monday.

The President appreciated various initiatives taken by FTO to improve the performance of the institution.

President Mamnoon Hussain commended the role and performance of FTO in addressing taxpayers’ grievances and said that while deciding major malpractice cases, the FTO may also suggest action against the involved persons.

Justice Nisar, Justice Afsar appointed as tribunal : President Mamnoon Hussain has appointed Justice Nisar Hussain Khan and Justice Syed Afsar Shah of Peshawar High Court as the Tribunal for by-election in PK-8 Peshawar.

According to ECP, the Tribunal will dispose of the appeals against the decision of Returning Officer for accepting or rejecting the nomination papers.

The seat fell vacant due to death of a PML-N MPA and ECP is in process of finalising schedule for by-election for PK-8 Peshawar.