ISLAMABAD  - The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday approved a petition for hearing against extension in the tenure of Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani.

The petition was filed in the IHC against the extension of COAS General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani which was approved for hearing. The petitioner stated in his petition that extension was unlawful.

A two member bench will start hearing on the petition in third week of November. Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui and Justice Muhammad Anwar Kasi will be the members of the bench.