BUREWALA - The District Election Commissioner on Tuesday issued show cause notice to Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan over addressing a public meeting for the campaign of by-election to PP-232 being held on Wednesday (today).

DEC Amir Javed who is also the Returning Officer for PP-232 by-poll, stated in the show cause notice that PTI Chairman Imarn Khan clear violated the Code of Conduct and directives issued by the Election Commission of Pakistan. “The ECP has clearly barred the sitting MNAs and MPAs from the constituency where schedule for by-election has been announced,” the notice read. It said that the parliamentarians could not campaign for the candidates. The Election Commission of Pakistan has directed the PTI chairman to submit a reply in writing within 48 hours afterward proceeding against him will be carried out under Article 204 of the Constitution and 103-A of the Representation of the People Act, 1976.