The nomination papers of ‘Nawaz Sharif’, candidate in NA-120 by-polls, have been rejected by Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP).

According to details, on second day of checking of nomination papers , the Returning Officer (RO) rejected the nomination papers of ‘Nawaz Sharif’ from Kasur on bases of being underage and not a voter of NA-120 constituency.

The candidate is 21-year-old while minimum age for applying for MNA seat is 25 years. Furthermore, Mr. Sharif is not a voter of NA-120 hence his papers are being rejected, RO officer remarked.

The candidate, however, has the right to file a review appeal against decision by RO.