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Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf challenges unconstitutional senate elections

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has taken a firm stance against unconstitutional actions within the Senate of Pakistan. The recent elections for the positions of Chairman and Deputy Chairman of the Senate have been met with controversy, as PTI declares them unconstitutional. This move by PTI signifies a significant challenge to the prevailing political norms and procedures within the country’s legislative framework.

The decision by PTI to boycott the elections for Chairman and Deputy Chairman of the Senate highlights the party’s commitment to upholding the rule of law and democratic principles. According to PTI, the absence of senators from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa during the election process undermines the legitimacy of the entire proceedings. PTI insists that the Senate elections must be inclusive, representing all provinces and regions of Pakistan to maintain constitutional integrity.

PTI’s spokesperson emphasized that any attempts to manipulate the electoral process, such as the inclusion of unelected individuals in constitutional positions, will be vehemently opposed. The party condemns such actions as a heinous disregard for the democratic process and an affront to the principles of representation.

Furthermore, PTI criticizes the formation of a non-constitutional government comprised of individuals with questionable track records. This government, according to PTI, continues to disobey constitutional norms and democratic principles, further eroding the foundations of governance in Pakistan.

The postponement of Senate elections in KPK adds another layer of complexity to the situation. PTI views this delay as a deliberate attempt to subvert the will of the people and undermine the electoral process. By excluding KPK from the electoral process, certain groups are accused of sowing seeds of provincial discord and undermining national unity.

PTI’s resistance to the unconstitutional actions within the Senate underscores the party’s commitment to protecting the mandate of the people. The party vows to continue its struggle against any further anti-democratic, non-political, or unethical practices that threaten the democratic fabric of Pakistan.

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